Death of Chinese doctor who reported coronavirus refuted
China’s Global Times daily has refuted previous reports of Li Wenliang’s death. Li Wenliang is one of the first doctors to report an outbreak of novel coronavirus in China. He is currently in critical condition.
Earlier, it was reported that Li Wenliang died in Wuhan. The Global Times daily informed that he had succumbed to pneumonia caused by the virus.
Currently, the total number of people infected with coronavirus exceeded 28,000 in China with 566 people reported to have died from the disease. Over 1,400 people are said to have recovered from it.