Canberra man's pain at father's loss to Covid in Liverpool Hospital

Jasper Lindell
Updated August 9 2021 - 8:01am, first published 8:00am
Kat Ditthavong, pictured at the Great Wall of China during a visit to his son Sitthixay Ditthavong undertaking language training in Beijing. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong
Kat Ditthavong, pictured at the Great Wall of China during a visit to his son Sitthixay Ditthavong undertaking language training in Beijing. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

A Canberra photographer has hit out at the NSW health system for failing to keep his ailing father safe after the 80-year-old contracted COVID-19 in a Sydney hospital and died over the weekend.

Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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