Ramadan in UAE: I’ll never forget the holy month during pandemic peak, says hospital guard
Ashwani Kumar | Khaleej Times
Filed on 2021-05-09
Hospital security officer Shah Nawaz Khan says his experience of Ramadan last year amid the peak of the pandemic will stay with him forever.
“I was posted at the Cardiac ICU. Those were crucial days and unforgettable experiences. The emotional scenes witnessed in the Covid ward will always stay with me. Even after Ramadan, the rest of the year presented difficult conditions to manage for those working in a hospital,” said Khan who has been posted for the past four months at Burjeel Hospital, but for nearly 11 years, Khan served public healthcare facilities Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City and Mafraq Hospital in Abu Dhabi, and Marfa Hospital in Al Dhafra.
Khan, 40, who hails from Peshawar in Pakistan, can only talk about his experiences of dealing with footfalls at a Covid ...