Wuhan: A video of two elderly patients infected with coronavirus in China, has gone viral on social media, leaving netizens heartbroken. The 18-second-video, shows the 87-year-old man diagnosed with COVID19 visiting his wife, who too is suffering from the same infection. In the video, he can also be seen holding infusion bottle and feeding his wife. Also Read - France Reports First Coronavirus Casualty, Life of 80-year-old Chinese Tourist Claimed by Virus
The video was shared by official Twitter account of People’s Daily, China with the caption, ”I’ll love you forever, every single day of forever: An 87-yr-old man diagnosed with #COVID19 held an infusion bottle to visit his wife, also a #COVID19 patient, from the ward next door and patiently gave her water and food. Hope you recover soon!” Also Read - FAKE Video of China Killing People Amid Coronavirus Goes Viral
Needless to say, the video has left many people teary-eyed, moved by the love of the elderly couple. Many have also left heartfelt and emotional messages wishing for the couple’s speedy recovery.
One person wrote, ”No virus is strong enough to stop loved ones being taken care by their near ones”.
Here are some others:
With 145 new fatalities reported on Saturday, the death toll in China’s coronavirus has gone up to 1,631. Hubei Province, the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak, reported 2,420 new confirmed cases and 139 new deaths on Friday, China’s National Health Commission said.