The deceased was identified as Nure Alam Siddiqui, 46. Hailing from Joypurhat district. He had been serving as a traffic constable under the Dhaka Metropolitan Police.
According to police headquarters, he passed away at 3:30pm while undergoing treatment for covid-19 at the CPH.
The death tally from coronavirus in the country reached 3,941 on Sunday with 34 fresh deaths in the last 24 hours. The confirmed cases from the virus climbed to 2,94,598.
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