Six siblings from Sudan are now left to being orphaned as both of their parents have succumbed to the deadly coronavirus.
The family has been living in Al Tauwan area in Sharjah. Ali Ahmed, 57, the father of the family, just died this week. His wife and the mother of the six children, died 23 days after Ahmed pronounced dead.
According to a Gulf News report, all six children have now moved in with their father’s nephew.
The children are: Wa’ad Ali Ahmed, grade 10, Batoul Ali Ahmed, grade 9, Kamal Al Din Ali Ahmed, grade 8, Zainab Ali Ahmed, grade 6, Nour Al-Bayan Ali Ahmed, grade 1, and Mohammad Ali Ahmed, who attends kindergarten.