Masrur was admitted to ward no. 16 of Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital at 8:15pm on Sunday. Physicians declared him dead around 1:15pm. Professor Md Rukunuzzaman of the department said one of the students of our department has died. "I heard that he died after drinking toxic alcohol."

Officer-in-charge of Motihar Police Station Anwar Hossain Tuhin said, "The cause of the death will be known once we get the autopsy report." An unnatural death case was filed with Motihar police station, he added.