Coronavirus outbreak: Woman 'died alone' while in isolation; daughter could not meet her

Updated: Mar 17, 2020, 17:19 IST | mid-day online correspondent | Mumbai

'Covid-19 stopped me holding my dearest mum's hand in her final moments last night,' the daughter wrote.

This image has been used for representational purposes only. Pic/AFP
This image has been used for representational purposes only. Pic/AFP

A grieving daughter narrated her ordeal as her mum 'died alone' as she was suffering from Coronavirus. According to a report in mirror.co.uk, Caroline Hopton posted a photo of her mother and wrote a heartfelt tribute saying that she did not get to hold her mother's hand in her final moments.

She said that her mother died in isolation after being admitted to the hospital on Saturday morning. Caroline Hopton wrote, "Covid-19 stopped me holding my dearest mum’s hand in her final moments last night".

Nearly 171 more people were tested positive for Coronavirus in the UK and took the country's total to 1,543. In India, the number of positive cases rose to 125. Three people passed away in India. The third patient passed away at Mumbai's Kasturba hospital on Tuesday after suffering from multiple health issues apart from being infected by the novel coronavirus

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