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Tributes paid to businessman who died after suspected heart attack - just days after recovering from coronavirus

Tributes have been paid to a businessman who died after a suspected heart attack - just days after he was discharged from hospital having recovered from coronavirus.

Jawad Iqbal Dad, a 50-year-old father-of-three from Birmingham, ran a money exchange business in the city.

He has been described by his family as “the most kind-hearted individual”.

Parvez Iqbal said: "My brother was the most kind-hearted individual I knew.

"He was very hardworking, a family oriented guy who was always involved in community affairs both here and in Kashmir."

Jawad Iqbal Dad has been described by his family as “the most kind-hearted individual”. Credit: BPM Media

After the passing of our late father (Haji Hukum Dad) he managed Overseas Express and was the head of our families' household, always available to help and engage with others for the betterment of the community.

– Parvez Iqbal, brother

Parvez Iqbal added: "He was diagnosed with COVID-19 and spent 14 days at home self-isolating, and then a day in hospital, but was discharged.

"He seemed back to full health and went to the office.

"We are still shocked from the sudden death and would like to thank everyone for their condolences from their homes."

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