Sunday 20 September 2020 8:27 PM UTC
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Sept 20: A doctor who was treating COVID-19 patients, has died of the disease. Dr MS Abdeen, who ran the KBM Clinic in Attakulangara, Thiruvananthapuram, passed away on Tuesday morning after less a week of being under treatment for COVID-19. He was 73 years old.
Confirming the news on Facebook, Dr Sulphi Noohu of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) Kerala chapter, wrote that Dr Abdeen had treated COVID-19 patients until last Saturday. On Monday he was diagnosed with the disease and began treatment.
By Tuesday, he was infected with pneumonia and other bodily ailments, reports Manorama News. He also had to be put on ventilator support. The doctor had diabetics and heart related ailments, it’s reported.
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