Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has denied moving too slowly to impose tough coronavirus measures. Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has denied moving too slowly to impose tough coronavirus measures. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has denied moving too slowly to impose tough coronavirus measures. Photo: Felix Wong
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Tougher action better late than never in bid to reduce infections

  • As greater restrictions and sterner penalties are imposed, Hong Kong’s leader denies the government has been dragging its feet while Covid-19 cases climb

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has denied moving too slowly to impose tough coronavirus measures. Photo: Felix Wong Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has denied moving too slowly to impose tough coronavirus measures. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has denied moving too slowly to impose tough coronavirus measures. Photo: Felix Wong
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