Staff from the Lands Department chop down two banyan trees on Bonham Road in Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Edward Wong Staff from the Lands Department chop down two banyan trees on Bonham Road in Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Edward Wong
Staff from the Lands Department chop down two banyan trees on Bonham Road in Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Edward Wong

Choosing between people and Hong Kong’s banyan trees is like deciding whether to save ‘mother or girlfriend first’, says Civic Party lawmaker Tanya Chan

Comments come after Chief Executive Carrie Lam says public safety will always come first as row over decision to cut down two 80-year-old trees rumbles on

Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
Staff from the Lands Department chop down two banyan trees on Bonham Road in Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Edward Wong Staff from the Lands Department chop down two banyan trees on Bonham Road in Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Edward Wong
Staff from the Lands Department chop down two banyan trees on Bonham Road in Pok Fu Lam. Photo: Edward Wong
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