He also noted that representations seeking a change in guidelines to count the deaths were sent to the Union Health Ministry.
Doctor, I am sure you will save me: Chennai medicos haunted by last moments of dying COVID-19 patients
Doctors in Chennai, which has seen close to 1000 deaths, say they are weary and traumatised from seeing patients, especially young ones, dying alone.
While a 47-year-old man with SARSdied at the Government Stanley Medical College Hospital, a 59-year-old man who was in ICU of a private hospital also succumbed to the virus.
Out of the two victims, one had attended the Delhi Tablighi conference and the other one had travel history to Dubai.