National Award winning actor and Member of Parliament Farooque was taken to Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore recently, due to his deteriorating health condition.
Currently, the actor is undergoing treatment in quarantine. Both the actor and his wife Farhana Farooque has been in separate quarantine as per the instructions of the hospital.
"I have been in contact with the actor and his wife, who are both currently in quarantine. Farooque requested everyone to pray for his recovery," shares Zayed Khan, General Secretary, Bangladesh Cholochitro Shilpi Samiti.
The actor had previously been admitted into two separate hospitals in Dhaka and as his conditions were not improving, went for further treatment in Singapore.
Born in 1948, Farooque made his debut with the film, Jolchobi, later on winning the hearts of millions with memorable performances in several other noted films.