A male student at Dhaka University has died early Friday following a reported cardiac arrest.
The deceased is Arifur Rahman Rased, a student of Department of Peace and Conflict Studies and also a resident of Hazi Muhammad Muhsin Hall.
According to his roommates, Rased suddenly fell sick and complained of severe chest pain at 4am.
Hearing his scream, fellow students rushed him to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where the on-duty doctors declared him dead.
Confirming the news, DU Proctor Dr AKM Golam Rabbani said: "I have visited the hospital immediately after the incident happened. "
Details regarding the death could be known later, he added.