The medical fraternity was plunged into mourning with the loss of a young doctor yesterday.
As the country continues to struggle with a devastating second wave of Covid 19, and recorded 7 deaths and 402 positive cases Dr Shival Sieunarine, 33, died at the Intensive Care Unit of the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Mt Hope.
He had been taken to Mt Hope for treatment after falling severely ill. His condition was said to have deteriorated rapidly before he succumbed to the virus. He only recently having tested positive for the virus.
This came on a day with another extremely high death toll in the country.
News of the young doctors death spread rapidly on social media.