People leave the Penny’s Bay quarantine centre on Lantau Island on May 8. Photo: Nora Tam
People leave the Penny’s Bay quarantine centre on Lantau Island on May 8. Photo: Nora Tam

Letters | Susceptible to Covid-19 quarantine: the curious case of Hong Kong’s 2,000 ‘close contacts’

  • The lack of a clear government definition of the term ‘close contact’ means it has come to cover a wide range, from the tens of those who have been to the same eatery as a Covid-19 case to the thousands who live in the same building

People leave the Penny’s Bay quarantine centre on Lantau Island on May 8. Photo: Nora Tam
People leave the Penny’s Bay quarantine centre on Lantau Island on May 8. Photo: Nora Tam
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