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WATCH | ‘It’s stressful but what can we do?’ At war on the Covid front line

Sunday Times Daily has been given unique access as paramedics, ICU staff and funeral workers fight the second wave

Emile Bosch

As the ambulance bounces across the rain-drenched streets of southern Johannesburg, a faint line of sweat gathers on Saaberie Chishty paramedic Clive Moeleso’s forehead.  

Dressed in full personal protective equipment (PPE), Moeleso and his partner hurtle through mid-Tuesday afternoon traffic. The pair have just received a call, regarding a  suspected Covid-19 case in Lenasia.

“Not a day goes by without transporting a positive Covid patient,” Moeleso says. ..

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