Journalist Aziz Ahmed dies of COVID-19 in Sylhet

United News of Bangladesh . Sylhet | Published: 00:24, Oct 19,2020


Aziz Ahmed Selim

Senior journalist and former Sylhet Press Club president Aziz Ahmed Selim died of COVID-19 in Sylhet Sunday night.

He breathed his last at Combined Military Hospital in Sylhet at 8:30 pm, said Sylhet Press Club general secretary Shah Didar Alam.

Aziz, also Sylhet correspondent of Bangladesh Television, was admitted to the CMH on October 8 after being infected with the novel coronavirus, Shah Didar said.

Aziz was also the chief editor of local daily Uttarpurba.

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