Dr Li Wenliang died in the early hours of Friday morning. Photo: EPA-EFEDr Li Wenliang died in the early hours of Friday morning. Photo: EPA-EFE
Dr Li Wenliang died in the early hours of Friday morning. Photo: EPA-EFE

Mourners pay tribute to Chinese doctor Li Wenliang who blew whistle on coronavirus that killed him

  • 34-year-old ophthalmologist hailed as a hero and martyr on social media
  • People lash out at authorities for their treatment of Li, who was reprimanded by the police last month for trying to warn people about the deadly contagion

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Dr Li Wenliang died in the early hours of Friday morning. Photo: EPA-EFEDr Li Wenliang died in the early hours of Friday morning. Photo: EPA-EFE
Dr Li Wenliang died in the early hours of Friday morning. Photo: EPA-EFE
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