Grandma Tang is one of 20 families who are the first batch to benefit from a government-backed shared housing scheme. Photo: Edward Wong Grandma Tang is one of 20 families who are the first batch to benefit from a government-backed shared housing scheme. Photo: Edward Wong
Grandma Tang is one of 20 families who are the first batch to benefit from a government-backed shared housing scheme. Photo: Edward Wong

Grandmother and disabled husband used to live in rooftop shack in Hong Kong – but housing scheme has given them new start

Typhoon days were the worst, 66-year-old says of roof that was pieced together with corrugated metal sheets

Topic |   Hong Kong housing
Grandma Tang is one of 20 families who are the first batch to benefit from a government-backed shared housing scheme. Photo: Edward Wong Grandma Tang is one of 20 families who are the first batch to benefit from a government-backed shared housing scheme. Photo: Edward Wong
Grandma Tang is one of 20 families who are the first batch to benefit from a government-backed shared housing scheme. Photo: Edward Wong
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