Sadek Bachchu tests COVID-19 positive, suffering from shortness of breath
Published: 11:34 AM, 12 September 2020 Updated: 12:47 PM, 14 September 2020
Veteran actor of Dhaka film Sadek Bachchu has tested positive for coronavirus. He has been admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital recently with shortness of breath.
Confirming the information, Jayed Khan, general secretary of Bangladesh Film Artistes' Association, said that the condition of Sadek Bachchu is not well now. The actor had a heart problem before, it has increased. He has been suffering from chest pain since Thursday.
According to hospital sources, Sadek Bachchu, who was admitted with shortness of breath, is currently keeping his breathing normal under administered oxygen.
Sadek Bachchu has been undergoing treatment in ICU of Corona Unit of Dhaka Medical College Hospital in bed number 2. He was admitted to the hospital on the night of September 6 due to shortness of breath and fever. He was taken to the ICU on Tuesday night as his condition deteriorated. He is currently undergoing treatment there.