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An 18-month-old toddler died after drowning in the bathtub of an apartment in the Al Majaz area of Sharjah.
The Nepalese boy was rushed to the Al Qassimi Hospital in Sharjah. He was pronounced dead on arrival.
The mother was giving the boy a bath. She left the boy in the tub for a while and went out of the restroom. Upon her return to the privy, she noticed the boy unconscious.
The parents took the boy to the Al Qassimi Hospital in Sharjah, but it was too late. According to preliminary investigation, boy suffered brain damage.
Officers from Buhairah Police Station are investigating the tragic incident. A file has been moved to the competent authorities.
Parents have been urged not to leave the small children alone in precarious conditions.
The UAE authorities have launched educational videos to inculcate parents to avoid such uncalled situations.
In the first week of November, a 21-year-old Indian student was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his Sharjah house.
The shocked family was completely unaware about the motive behind his drastic act.
One of the family members found him hanging from the ceiling fan when he entered his room.
No suicide note was found near the body.
Police and forensic teams were immediately called to the scene to transfer the body to the hospital.
An investigation has been launched to know the reasons behind the mysterious death suicide.
Sharjah Police prayed to Almighty Allah to rest his soul in peace, and grant his family patience and solace.
The Sharjah Police General Directorate urges members of the society to take proper precautions when using insecticides to prevent the dangers of their misuse that may lead to death; therefore, they call for the importance of investigating all the certified and licensed pest-control companies in the Emirate.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the driver who died was responsible for the incident. He hit the second car parked near the coast. Both the cars then fell into the lagoon.
The dramatic performance ‘Seeds of the Union’ was broadcast live from Abu Dhabi at 6:15 pm. The show took the form of a moving sculpture surrounded by sea and illuminated by visuals portraying themes inspired by UAE history and values.
Global Village in Dubai sets off a massive fireworks display for its guests and Dubai residents on the occasion of the 49th UAE National Day on Wednesday night.
To mark its 49th National Day, the UAE launched the surveillance satellite Falcon Eye into space from the French Guiana Space Centre, in South America, at 5:33am UAE time (01:33 GMT).
The department of health said in a statement, “The government has today accepted the recommendation from the independent Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to approve Pfizer-BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine for use."