Noted actor Sadek Bachchu died of coronavirus at a Dhaka hospital on Monday noon. He was 65.
The actor breathed his last at Universal Hospital around 12:05pm, said Bangladesh Cholochitra Shilpi Samity General Secretary Jayed Khan.
Sadek Bachchu was admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital on September 6 with breathing problems.
The report of his coronavirus test came out positive on Friday.
He was shifted to Universal Hospital on that day and put on life support following deterioration of his condition.
Sadek Bachchu, a former officer of the Postal Department, started his career in the film industry in 1985.