640-year-old village seeks heritage site listing

PUBLISHED : Friday, 18 October, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 18 October, 2002, 12:00am

Representatives of Nga Tsin Wai Village yesterday petitioned Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands Michael Suen Ming-yeung to list the 640-year-old village as a heritage site for protection.

Village head Ng Kau-tai said there were less than 40 households remaining in the almost deserted village, with law and order declining.