Huang Wenjun Biography, Huang Wenjun Wiki
Huang Wenjun, who specialized in respiratory medicine, suffered pneumonia on duty at Xiaogan Central Hospital, in Hubei, China, and died at around 7.30 pm LT.
Fast Facts You Need to Know
- Huang Wenjun, 42, died on Sunday evening after suffering pneumonia
- He caught coronavirus while on duty at Xiaogan Central Hospital, in Hubei
- It comes less than 24 hours after Dr Xia Sisi died at Union Jiangbei Hospital
Huang Wenjun Age
He was 42 years old.
Who is Huang Wenjun
A 42-year-old man who worked at a hospital close to Wuhan has become the second doctor to die of coronavirus within 24 hours in China’s Hubei province, health officials have confirmed.
Many social media users have shared tributes to the doctor – with one writing ‘condolences, a hero you’ll be remembered’ and another saying ‘may he rest In peace’.
They added: ‘My condolences to his family and friends. Not all heroes wear capes.’
In another tweet, one wrote: ‘I have so much respect for people like Huang Wenjun. His passing is a great loss for humanity.’
It comes less than 24 hours after Dr. Xia Sisi died from coronavirus after being infected by patients at Union Jiangbei Hospital of Wuhan in central China’s Hubei province.
Four cruise ship passengers flown to England this weekend have tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the UK to 13.
They have been transferred to specialist NHS infection centres.
And there is a reported surge in untraceable clusters of new coronavirus patients which has caused experts to warn that ‘containment methods are not going to work’.