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VIRUS OUTBREAK

'I knocked on hell's door': A virus survivor shares his story

A 21-year-old student relates his journey from symptoms of infection on Jan 21 to recovery more than three weeks later

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A doctor checking the condition of a patient at Jinyintan Hospital, designated for critical Covid-19 patients, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China, on Thursday.

FOR one coronavirus patient at ground zero of the outbreak, the journey from infection to recovery was a nightmare scenario that entailed multiple hospital visits, symptoms so severe he thought he would die and quarantine under police watch.

Tiger Ye - not his real name - is a 21-year-old...

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