Tax official Sudhangshu Kumar Saha dies from Covid-19
02:25 PM, June 09, 2020 / LAST MODIFIED: 04:16 PM, June 09, 2020

Tax official dies from Covid-19

A tax official died from Covid-19 infection at Dhaka Medical College Hospital, National Board of Revenue (NBR) said today in a statement.

The deceased -- Sudhangshu Kumar Saha -- was undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital.

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He was a deputy commissioner of taxes and a member of the 27th batch of Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS), NBR Senior Information Officer Syed A Momen said in the statement.

He left behind his wife and a daughter to mourn his death.

Saha is the first officer of the tax department who died of the virus.

Earlier, a customs official died from coronavirus.

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