Actor Selim Ahmed passes away
Published: 04:53 PM, 23 December 2020
Actor Selim Ahmed has passed away after suffering from coronavirus. He breathed his last at 9:30 am on Wednesday while on life support at Gandaria’s Asgar Ali Hospital in the capital.
It has been learned that when Selim’s condition stabilized on Tuesday, a new type of medicine protocol was developed and implemented, as a result, a positive response came. However, he could not be saved.
Earlier, he was admitted to Asgar Ali Hospital after suffering a massive heart attack. He was treated there for several days.
Besides acting, Selim Ahmed was simultaneously a sculptor, painter, poet, playwright and graphics designer. Several actors have expressed their grief over his death on social media.
Earlier, actors Sadek Bachchu and Mohiuddin Bahar died of COVID-19 in September. Prominent actor Aly Zaker also passed away from the virus last month.