Narayanganj doctor dies of Covid-19 at DMCH | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, May 29, 2020 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:05 AM, May 29, 2020

Narayanganj doctor dies of Covid-19 at DMCH

A senior consultant of Narayanganj 300-bed hospital, who tested positive for coronavirus, breathed her last at Dhaka Medical College Hospital on Tuesday.

The dead Amen Khatun, 63, was a senior consultant at the Gynecology department of the 300-bed hospital, said Narayanganj Civil Surgeon Imtiaz.

Amen, also the director of Amen General Hospital in Narayanganj, died at 11:30am on Tuesday. She tested positive for Covid-19 nine days before her death, the civil surgeon said.

M Abdul Bashar Siddiq, son of Amen, said his mother had been suffering from fever and breathing difficulties for at least 15 days.

After isolating herself at home for a day, she took admission to the DMCH on May 21, where she had been placed on ventilator support, Siddiq said.

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