Mass Covid-19 testing was under way in Hong Kong on Tuesday morning. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Mass Covid-19 testing was under way in Hong Kong on Tuesday morning. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Mass Covid-19 testing was under way in Hong Kong on Tuesday morning. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Coronavirus: 82,000 Hongkongers tested in first eight hours of Covid-19 screening scheme despite boycott calls

  • Number of people tested climbs as screening gets under way on Tuesday at 141 centres across all 18 districts of the city
  • Critics have raised fears over privacy and wasting resources, but 650,000 residents have registered for the tests so far

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Mass Covid-19 testing was under way in Hong Kong on Tuesday morning. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Mass Covid-19 testing was under way in Hong Kong on Tuesday morning. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Mass Covid-19 testing was under way in Hong Kong on Tuesday morning. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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