COVID-19 claims Chattogram gynaecologist

United News of Bangladesh . Chattogram | Published: 21:13, Jul 14,2020


A female doctor infected by COVID-19died at Chittagong Medical College and Hospital on Tuesday.

The deceased was Sultana Latifa Zaman Irin, 34, a registrar of the gynaecology department of Chattogram Mother and Child Hospital and wife Maizzul Akbar, organising secretary of Chattogram Unit Bangladesh Medical Association.

Irin had been undergoing treatment at CMCH after getting contacted with the virus and died at the ICU unit of the hospital in the afternoon, said Aftabul Islam, deputy director of the hospital.

She was a student of 14th batch of Comilla Medical College and Hospital.

Eleven physicians have so far died of COVID-19 in Chattogram.

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