Shamsuzzaman Khan no more
14 April 2021, Wed
Bangla Academy chairman Professor Shamsuzzaman Khan has died of Covid-19 at the age of 81.
He took his last gasp at 2:00pm on Wednesday at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Hospital.
After condition turned critical, he was kept in life support on Sunday .
Earlier, he was hospitalized with coronavirus infection.
Professor Shamsuzzaman Khan has been appointed as the chairman of Bangla Academy for the next three years on June 29, 2020.