According to a media report, a 50-year-old Indian teacher in the UAE has died of coronavirus.
Anil Kumar, a Hindi teacher at Sunrise School in Abu Dhabi, died Sunday morning, the Gulf News reported. Kumar was spotted on May 7 with COVID-19.
In a statement, Sunrise School said: "The sad and shocking death of Mr. Anil Kumar, a senior Hindi teacher at Sunrise School on May 24th, has left the entire Sunrise family in a grim condition.
"The bond he has developed over the years, just like we did with any faculty, makes the loss unbearable. The whole school is shaken and it is difficult for her to come to terms with the saddest news," the daily quoted the statement.
Kumar is survived by his wife and two children. His wife Rajini teaches mathematics at Sunrise School.
The corona virus, which first appeared in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December last year, killed 245 people with almost 30,000 confirmed cases in the UAE. The virus has killed over 3.45,000 people worldwide.