Even as China is finding it tough to bring widespread infectious disease under control, several countries across the world are reporting cases of coronavirus. It has been learnt that Hong Kong reported its first death due to coronavirus and India confirmed its third case in Kerala.
As per the reports, Coronavirus claimed over 400 lives in China alone and 20,000 people were infected. People are losing their loved ones to the deadly disease which originated in Wuhan, China.
Recently, a heartbreaking video of two old coronavirus patients, in their 80s, bidding goodbye to each other at the hospital, is doing the rounds on social media.
The video of the elderly couple was shared on micro-blogging Twitter with the caption, ‘What does a couple mean? Two elderly patients of #coronavirus #CoronarivusOutbreak in their 80s said goodbye in ICU, this could be the last time to meet and greet’.
The elderly couple can be seen holding hands in the video clip as they lie as close to each other. They greet and love each other for one last time. The old man appears to be talking from under his mask as the elderly woman takes a breath.
The video depicts the emotional perspective of what people are actually going through because of this deadly disease.
Netizens are heartbroken after seeing the video. One user wrote, ‘So terrible seeing these old people suffer. The situation seems completely out of control’, while another wrote, ‘Loyalty to the beloved … what a sad video … but it says a lot about the splendor of that love that does not end until the end of life…’