A worker uses an infrared thermometer to check the temperature of a passenger arriving at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Hong Kong students and civil servants asked to help monitor people returning from mainland China as mandatory quarantine comes into force

  • Department of Health director writes to city’s universities asking for unpaid volunteers, as Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung does same
  • Quarantine comes into effect at midnight on Friday as part of measures to battle outbreak of deadly disease
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A worker uses an infrared thermometer to check the temperature of a passenger arriving at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Reuters
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