A hawker with his mask pulled down rests in a store in Prince Edward on February 15. Photo: Nathan TsuiA hawker with his mask pulled down rests in a store in Prince Edward on February 15. Photo: Nathan Tsui
A hawker with his mask pulled down rests in a store in Prince Edward on February 15. Photo: Nathan Tsui

Letters | As coronavirus fears spark scramble for face masks: are they any use beyond giving a sense of control?

  • While people rush to buy masks, including N-95 face coverings that provide higher protection, medical workers who urgently need them are facing a shortage

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A hawker with his mask pulled down rests in a store in Prince Edward on February 15. Photo: Nathan TsuiA hawker with his mask pulled down rests in a store in Prince Edward on February 15. Photo: Nathan Tsui
A hawker with his mask pulled down rests in a store in Prince Edward on February 15. Photo: Nathan Tsui
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