By Sam McPhee For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 23:50 BST, 2 May 2021 | Updated: 23:50 BST, 2 May 2021
A nurse who worked through the coronavirus pandemic in Melbourne hospitals is now stranded in India unable to return after flying to the country to say goodbye to her dying father.
Nausheen Khatoon moved to Australia more than 20 years ago but has now been told by the government she cannot return or risks jail time.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
'I fear if I fall sick now, I won't be able to reach a doctor or get proper medical help in India now,' Ms Khatoon told Nine.
Ms Khatoon flew to India to say goodbye to her dying father (pictured)
Ms Khatoon fears if she gets sick she won't have access to the necessary medical care and will prolong her time away from her children in Australia
The mother-of-three was allowed to leave Australia on compassionate grounds to be