Hong Kong street scavengers Chen Kung-lan (second from left), Au Fung-lan (centre) and Wong Yuet-han (right). Photo: K. Y. Cheng

HK$1,500 government fine on Hong Kong ‘cardboard granny’ waived after appeal and petition from scavengers concern group

Food and Environmental Hygiene Department says it will no longer prosecute woman, 63, for putting bag of rubbish on ground in July

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Hong Kong street scavengers Chen Kung-lan (second from left), Au Fung-lan (centre) and Wong Yuet-han (right). Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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