Li Wenliang, China whistleblower doctor who warned everyone of the potential “SARS-like” disease (Coronavirus, 2019-nCoV) in December 2019, has died early hour 7th Feb 2020.
Li WenLiang is the first person who tried to warned public about the new kind of virus, but being treated as “Rumor-mongering” and being detained few days after he posted the warning message in wechat medical school alumni group to warn his medical classmate. He message stated that there are seven patients from a local seafood market had been diagnosed with a SARS-like illness and were quarantined in his hospital in Wuhan.
Later he was accused for rumor-mongering by Wuhan Police, then Li was hospitalized on January 12 and tested positive for the coronavirus on February 1, died on February 7.
Hope he can rest in peace, and thanks him for sending out the first warning to public.