UAE families devastated by loss of parents to Covid-19 urge public to stay safe

SourceThe National

Families in the UAE who lost elderly relatives to Covid-19 are appealing to others to stay safe.

They hope sombre reminders of the devastating impact of the pandemic will highlight the need to remain ever-vigilant.

Dubai banker Rita Gandhi saw both her in-laws succumb to Covid-19 in January.

It takes a toll on the patient and family, it’s the loneliness of this disease

– Kinjal Tanna

They died within a space of 48 hours in two hospitals in Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah, each not knowing the other was critical.

Her father-in-law died on January more...