Ninth Bulgarian Medic, 33-Year-Old Cardiologist, Dies of COVID-19

Society » HEALTH | August 28, 2020, Friday // 14:10
Bulgaria: Ninth Bulgarian Medic, 33-Year-Old Cardiologist, Dies of COVID-19

33-year-old cardiologist from Blagoevgrad, Dr. Emil Vaklyov, who was infected with coronavirus, passed away this morning in Pirogov Hospital. He has been the ninth medic in Bulgaria who became victim of coronavirus infection since the beginning of the epidemic.

His father, general practitioner Musa Vaklyov, also died of Covid-19 two days ago. Emil Vaklyov's mother, who is a nurse, is in Pirogov's intensive care ward./BNR

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