The chairman of Prince Garments (pvt) Ltd died from coronavirus on Thursday.
Md Taslim Akhter breathed his last at 3:30pm while undergoing treatment at Kuwait-Bangladesh Friendship Hospital, Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) said in a press note.
His namaz-e-janaza and burial will be held under government arrangement.
BGMEA has mourned his death and requested everyone to pray for him.
Bangladesh has so far confirmed 21 deaths from coronavirus. The country has recorded 330 cases till date.