Moushumi Mou, a final year student of Folklore Studies at Islamic University in Kushtia, died of Saint Louis encephalitis, a viral disease, at a hospital in Dhaka on Friday.
Mou, 23, daughter of Abdul Latif, resident of Sailkupa in Jhenaidah, died at the intensive care unit of Green Life Hospital in Dhaka in the morning after being infected by mosquito-borne Saint Louis encephalitis virus, according to doctors.
She would be buried at her family graveyard in Jhenaidah.
The university authorities, IU Teachers’ Association, teachers and students of folklore studies and IU journalists association expressed condolence at the death of Mou and conveyed their sympathy to the bereaved family members.
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