Sayed Mohammmed Nazrul islam, Boalkhali (Chattogram): A father and son died in Boalkhali 12 hours apart due to corona infection. The locals were shocked by such a death.
The deceased have been identified as Abu Syed Chowdhury, 60, father of Mahabu Ullah Bari of Charkhijirpur area of the upazila and his son Md Alamgir, 35.
According to family sources, his son Mohammad Alamgir was admitted to Chittagong General Hospital on July 22 and later his father Abu Syed Chowdhury was admitted to the hospital and died at around 9 last night. His son Md. Almir died on July 28at around 9 am.
His father’s janaza was completed at 11 am with the help of Gauchia Committee and Nistha Foundation. Harunur Rashid, a relative of the deceased, said that his son’s janaza and burial will take place during Asr.
Hosne Ara Begum, panel chairman of West Gomdandi Union, confirmed the matter and said that the death of two members of the same family due to corona attack was heartbreaking. He urged everyone to follow the hygiene rules without panic