ATN Bangla official dies of COVID-19

Staff Correspondent | Published: 13:12, Jul 07,2020 | Updated: 01:22, Jul 08,2020


Ahsan Habib

ATN Bangla finance and accounts department senior vice-president Ahsan Habib died of COVID-19 on Monday night at a hospital in the capital. He was 58.

The media professional breathed his last about 10:00 pm at LABAID Specialized Hospital, ATN Bangla special correspondent Niaz Zaman Shajib confirmed New Age.

He is survived by his wife, a daughter and a son, Niaz said.

He said that Ahsan was buried at south Banasree graveyard in the capital on Tuesday morning.

With Ahsan, a total of 12 media professionals, including journalists, have died of COVID-19 while nine others have died with COVID-19 symptoms. ATN Bangla chairman Mahfuzur Rahman expressed his condolence at the death of Ahsan.

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