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People commemorated the second anniversary of Li Wenliang’s corona-blowing

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On the afternoon of December 30, 2019, Li Wenliang, an ophthalmologist from Wuhan Central Hospital, announced in the class group of Clinical Grade 04 of Wuhan University that “seven cases of SARS have been confirmed in the South China seafood market” and reminded fellow clinicians to “let their families and relatives pay attention to prevention”. Dr. Li also sent out a clinical pathogen screening result and chest CT of the patient, which read “SARS coronavirus positive with high confidence index” in the group. “The latest news is that the coronavirus infection has been confirmed and virus typing is ongoing,” he added in the group an hour later. Now, two years after the incident, thousands of Chinese netizens have left comments on the Weibo account of the late Li Wenliang to honor his act of whistling.

At 17:43 on December 30, 2019, the wechat group of “Wuhan University Clinical Grade 04”, li Wenliang’s college classmates, forwarded and posted several messages. One was two paragraphs: “7 cases of SARS have been confirmed in the Fruit and seafood market in South China” and “Isolated in the emergency Department of Houhu Hospital”. Second, a picture of clinical pathogen screening results marked with the words “SARS-coronavirus detection < high confidence > positive index”; The third is an 11-second lung CT video. Since then, the above information has been captured and forwarded in large numbers, and two notices about the treatment and reporting of pneumonia of unknown cause by Wuhan Municipal Health Commission, which were uploaded online on the same day, have aroused the attention of netizens. “The latest news is that coronavirus infection has been confirmed and virus typing is under way,” Li posted on the wechat group at 18:42 on the same day. He also asked, “do not spread, let family members pay attention to guard against” and other text messages.
At 1:30 am on December 31, Li wenliang was called to the Wuhan Municipal Health Commission by the hospital’s leaders to inquire about the situation. After dawn went to work, he was interviewed by the supervision department of the hospital. After that, he wrote a paper entitled “Reflection and Self-criticism of False News spread” as required. Li wenliang said he forwarded the message after seeing it, to remind other students in the group to take precautions. Li Wenliang was talked, the hospital ophthalmology director told him not to have thought burden, its own work performance as always.

On January 3, 2020, he was warned and reprimanded by the Zhongnan Road Street police station of The Wuchang District Branch of the Wuhan Public Security Bureau for “Posting false statements on the Internet.” Li wenliang is widely regarded as one of the eight alleged fabricators. Since then, Li wenliang has continued to work at the hospital. On January 31, li wenliang posted the letter of reprimand on his micro blog, and mentioned how he was summoned by the police. Li Wenliang began to cough on January 10. He had fever on January 11 and was hospitalized on January 12. His nucleic acid test was positive on February 1 and he was officially diagnosed. The hospital announced his death on the early morning of February 7.

Two years after Li wenliang blew his whistle, many netizens left comments on his Weibo account in memory of him. Some write that the year is coming to an end, some wish a happy New Year, and some write that “as long as someone remembers you, you will not die.” In the comments section, many people posted candle symbols, brief thank-you messages and exclaims about how quickly two years have passed. Many wrote in conversational style, as if they were talking to him when he was dead.

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