‘Mia Bhai’s condition improving
Published: 05:21 PM, 23 September 2020
Akbar Hossain Pathan Farooque
The famous actor and the current Member of Parliament (MP) Akbar Hossain Pathan Farooque, who is also known as ‘Mia Bhai’ in Dhallywood film industry, went to Singapore along with his wife on Sunday for treatment at Mount Elizabeth Hospital.
“How’s his condition there?” – When asked Zayed Khan, general secretary of Bangladesh Film Artistes Association – he informed that he spoke to Farooque, saying: “He is a little better after the health check-ups. All his test results came out good.”
Zayed Khan said that he was talking to Farooque Bhai regularly after he went there. “He has done 8 to 10 tests. All test results are good,” he added.
Dhallywood actor and Dhaka-17 MP Akbar Hossain Pathan Farooque underwent Covid-19 test at two major hospitals in Dhaka for fever and tested negative in both results. Besides, typhoid, dengue, malaria are also tested – all tested negative. But his family is worried because the fever still not going away.
Doctors in Dhaka formed a board on September 9 to monitor Farooque’s condition, believing that “the actor is suffering from TB”, however, they could not say for sure. Unable to rely on them, Farooque went to Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore