Heartbreaking footage showed the wife of hospital chief in Wuhan bidding a tearing adieu to her husband who died of coronavirus.
Cai Liping was crying inconsolably while chasing a van which was taking her husband’s body from a hospital to crematorium.
Cai’s husband Dr. Liu Zhiming was the former director of Wuhan Wuchang Hospital. He has died of coronavirus which killed more than 21,00 people.
A week before his death he celebrated his birthday. He refused to let his wife look after him during his treatment because he was concerned about his wife.
Cai, the chief nurse at the ICU of Wuhan No. 3 Hospital. She had not been able to see her husband for nearly a month before his death.
She said: “Her husband caught the virus on January 23. Just two days earlier, Dr. Liu’s hospital had been appointed by the city to be a dedicated coronavirus hospital. It is possible that the hospital was so busy. He did not pay special attention [to protect himself].”