Staff Correspondent in Dhaka,
A senior Bangladeshi actor KS Feroz has been died of novel coronavirus infection, the actor’s family said on Wednesday. He was 76.
The actor breathed his last at the Dhaka’s Combined Military Hospital where he had been undergoing treatment after being diagnosed with the pathogen nearly a week ago, according to his daughter’s Facebook post.
“My soldier father Major (retd.)Khandaker Shahidu Uddin Ferooz (as he was known to all as KS Feroz) breathed his last at the CMH at 6.20 am today,” wrote Pritu Feroz on her social media post.
He will be buried at Banani military graveyard in the evening.
Leaders of different socio-cultural organisation expressed shock at the demise of the actor.
Born in Dhaka, Feroz began his acting career after joining drama group Theater. Beside his performance in theater, Feroz was seen cast in many television drama series and films.