March 23, 2013
Birmingham grandad Abid Hussain has become the UK’s second victim to the new Sars-like bug Coronavirus.
tragedy comes as Mr Hussain’s wife and daughter were in Pakistan after
burying his son Khalid, 38, who had also fallen victim to the killer
The dad-of-two, in his 60s, of Winson Green, was being treated at
Wythenshawe Hospital, in Manchester, and seemed to be improving.
But he took a turn for the worse and lost his battle on Tuesday.
“It was a shock to discover he was suffering from this terrible
disease when he came back from Mecca. His daughter had gone out there
with him, but was given the all clear.”
Hat-tip Flu Trackers