Another member of Bangladesh Police has died of coronavirus, taking the death toll in the force to 66.
The deceased was identified as assistant sub-inspector M Dalil Uddin Biswas, 58, who was posted at Jhenaidah Police Lines.
Dalil was admitted to the Central Police Hospital in Dhaka on July 25 last after being detected with coronavirus. Later, he was moved to the intensive care unit of the hospital.
At one stage, he was put on life support where he succumbed to the virus on Monday night.
His body was sent to his village home at Nawda village in Sadar upazila of Jashore for burial.
With this, a total of 66 members of Bangladesh Police have so far died from coronavirus in the country.