A crowd of morning commuters wearing face masks at the Central MTR station in Central, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: May Tse

Coronavirus: 56 under investigation for trying to flee Hong Kong while under quarantine, reveals health minister Sophia Chan

  • Health secretary Sophia Chan says 173,000 have been sent to quarantine since the coronavirus crisis emerged, but lawmaker criticises supervision regime
  • Four have been jailed for breaking confinement orders, an offence carrying a maximum jail sentence of six months
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A crowd of morning commuters wearing face masks at the Central MTR station in Central, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: May Tse
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