The Defence Secretary of Bangladesh, Abdullah Al Mohsin Chowdhury passed away on Monday morning due to the coronavirus. At the time of his death, Chowdhury was aged 57.
Chowdhury was admitted at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka on May 29. He was later shifted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) on June 6 and then placed on life support on June 18 as his condition worsened.
According to reports, the Defence Secretary suffered a heart attack at 8:45 AM on this day and breathed his last at 9:30 AM.