Viral infection closes kindergarten

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 12 April, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 12 April, 2008, 12:00am

The HKFYG Ching Lok Kindergarten in Yau Ma Tei has suspended classes from today until Friday because 47 children and a staff member have fallen ill with a viral infection. Four children aged between four and six were in stable condition in Kwong Wah Hospital and Queen Elizabeth Hospital. The Centre for Health Protection said it had visited the school and was investigating the outbreak, which began on April 10.