New Delhi: A Muslim Corona warrior who was fighting COVID-19 as a front line worker lost the battle to the deadly virus after contracting.
Dr Javed Ali a 42-year-old Muslim doctor, who was working with Delhi government’s National Health Mission since March died yesterday of coronavirus.
Dr Javed Ali had been on the frontline in the fight against the highly contagious illness since March. He tested positive for coronavirus on June 24 and was hospitalised for treatment over the next three weeks.
For the last 10 days, he was on a ventilator. Yesterday morning, Dr Ali died at the AIIMS trauma centre. He is survived by his wife and two children – a six-year-old son and a 12-year-old daughter.
“I am proud of my husband. He kept working till the end and he is a martyr. He did not take even one day off since March. He worked even on Eid,” Dr Heena Kausar, his wife told NDTV.