Unable to carry and luxury her crying daughter thanks to fear of infection, a nurse performing at a hospital for coronavirus patients in China’s Henan Province was seen giving her a hug from a distance, during a moving video that shows the emotional toll of the virus outbreak.
In the video tweeted by China’s Xinhua News, the nurse is seen extending her arms within the air to console her daughter, who is crying uncontrollably. the kid reciprocates and tells her mother that she misses her tons . “Mum is fighting monsters. i will be back home once the virus is beaten,” the nurse tells her daughter. Both of them wear protective masks.
The nurse tells her daughter to “be good” and waves at her. Since they’re not allowed to possess direct contact, the kid puts food that she has brought for her mother on the bottom . The nurse, then, gives her daughter a final wave.
Coronavirus spreads from person to person in close proximity, almost like the common flu.
The deaths from coronavirus soared to 803 on Sunday. the amount is now above the worldwide number of deaths caused by the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) outbreak, which killed 774 people in 2002-2003, press agency AFP reported.
The nurse’s inconsolable daughter returned her ‘air hug’.
The novel coronavirus that originated in China’s Wuhan has spiralled into a worldwide health emergency, spreading to 27 countries and regions.
China has struggled to contain the outbreak, despite having put 56 million people under effective lockdown in Hubei province, where Wuhan is situated. Other cities faraway from the epicentre have also placed travel restrictions on people.
India, Germany, UK, US Australia and a number of other other nations have evacuated citizens from China, placing them in quarantine facilities upon their return. Several countries have even banned flights to China.