Volunteer officers from the Correctional Services Department produce masks at Lo Wu on February 7, 2020. Photo: Handout Volunteer officers from the Correctional Services Department produce masks at Lo Wu on February 7, 2020. Photo: Handout
Volunteer officers from the Correctional Services Department produce masks at Lo Wu on February 7, 2020. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong’s public investigating authorities under pressure to probe unauthorised use of masks meant for civil servants

  • Ombudsman spokeswoman says department has received a dozen complaints relating to the use of masks meant to be used by officials
  • Post investigation reveals some officials never took stock of masks the government produced before the coronavirus outbreak

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Volunteer officers from the Correctional Services Department produce masks at Lo Wu on February 7, 2020. Photo: Handout Volunteer officers from the Correctional Services Department produce masks at Lo Wu on February 7, 2020. Photo: Handout
Volunteer officers from the Correctional Services Department produce masks at Lo Wu on February 7, 2020. Photo: Handout
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