'We're Frightened. Help Us. Please Stay at Home': Medical Staff in Belfast Urge Public to Stay Indoors

Healthcare professionals across the United Kingdom began urging the public to stay at home in March to try prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.

A video posted by the Belfast Trust on Sunday, March 22, features doctors and nurses telling people to stay at home and save lives.

One says: “If you choose to stay at home, you will save lives, please – stay at home.”

Another declares: “We are facing our greatest challenge and we are frightened. Help us. Please stay at home.”

At least 289 people in UK had died from COVID-19 by Monday, March 23, according to British reports. Credit: Belfast Trust via Storyful