A student of Jahangirnagar University (JU) died of dengue at Dhaka Medical College Hospital in the capital on Sunday night.
The deceased was identified as Ranjit Das Chauhan, a student of Government and Politics Department of 2016-17 session (46 Batch) of the university.
Ranjit, hailing from Cumilla Adarsha Sadar Upazila, was also a resident student of Shaheed Rafiq Jabbar Hall and general secretary of JU Cine Society.
Jahangirnagar University authorities and her friends confirmed the matter to Daily Sun.
Saiful Islam Porosh, a friend of deceased said that Ranjit had been feelings sick since last Saturday. He was admitted to Cumilla Tower Hospital yesterday morning. Later, doctor referred him to Dhaka Medical College Hospital as his physical condition deteriorated. He was admitted to Dhaka Medical at 1.00 am and died there around 1.40 am.