Khandaker Ahad Ahmed, Member of BNP’s Foreign Affairs Sub Committee, died from coronavirus infections at a hospital in the capital early hours of Sunday. He was 56.
He breathed his last at United Hospital at 12:15am while undergoing treatment.
Shayrul Kabir Khan, Member of BNP chairperson’s press wing, confirmed the news.
Khandaker Ahad left behind his wife, two sons and a host of well wishers to mourn his death.
BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir expressed his deep shock at the death of Ahmed.