Former law secretary Zahir dies of COVID-19

Staff Correspondent | Published: 01:34, Aug 06,2020


ASSM Zahirul Haque

Former law secretary ASSM Zahirul Haque died of COVID-19 on Wednesday night.

‘He died of COVID-19 at 11:25pm at the intensive care unit of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Hospital,’ BSMMU director Zulfiquer Ali told New Age.

Zahirul He was admitted to the hospital long ago and later on July 27 he was shifted to ICU as his condition was not improving, Zulfiqure said.

Zahirul Haque, also a retired district judge, served as the secretary of the law and justice division from August 7, 2017 to August 7, 2019.

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