Dubai declares three day mourning over death of ruler's son

Dubai announced a three day mourning period after the son of the Gulf emirate`s ruler passed away, the official state news agency WAM said on Saturday. 

Reuters| Updated: Sep 19, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

Abu Dhabi: Dubai announced a three day mourning period after the son of the Gulf emirate`s ruler passed away, the official state news agency WAM said on Saturday. 

Sheikh Rashid, eldest son of the Prime Minister and Vice President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, suffered a heart attack on Saturday morning, the agency said.