Prof Rakibul Islam Litu, a renowned cardiologist, passed away at a private hospital yesterday after suffering a cardiac arrest. He was 50.
Rakibul, one of the owners of Lubana General Hospital, left behind his wife, three sons, a host of relatives, friends and well-wishers, reports BSS.
His namaz-e-janaza was held at the mosque in sector-13 in the capital's Uttara.
Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal President Hasanul Haq Inu and General Secretary Shirin Akhtar expressed profound shock at his death.