Dubai: In a tragic incident a six-year-old Indian boy who fell asleep in school bus suffocated to death after hours of being left alone in the bus on Saturday in Dubai.
The incident came to light when the driver boarded the bus to drop the students to their homes.
Reports stated Mohamed Farhan Faisal who hailed from India’s Kerala state was a student at an Islamic centre in Al Quoz.
The child fell asleep on this way to school around 8 am after boarding the bus from Karama and was left unattended for hours until 3 pm.
After the preliminary investigation, the child’s body has been shifted to the forensic department for an autopsy to ascertain the actual cause of death.
“The mortal remains will be handed over to the family after all legal and administrative procedures have been completed,” an official said.
The tragedy has pushed faisal’s parents in shock and painful misery.
Faisal’s parents are longtime residents of Dubai and have multiple businesses in Dubai and Kerala are in a state of shock.