More than 100 maritime workers are stuck aboard their vessels undergoing quarantine after six seamen, one from each of six ships, tested positive for the coronavirus. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hong Kong third wave: as more sailors confirmed with Covid-19, experts call for suspension of unrestricted crew changes

  • ‘If a group has come in [from other places], but quarantine is not imposed on them … this will only lead to sustained entry of the virus’: government adviser
  • According to the Marine Department, about 10,000 sea crew members have been granted quarantine exemption to date
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
More than 100 maritime workers are stuck aboard their vessels undergoing quarantine after six seamen, one from each of six ships, tested positive for the coronavirus. Photo: Dickson Lee
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