The daily tally of new coronavirus infections will continue to rise in the coming days, warns Hong Kong’s health secretary. Photo: Jonathan Wong The daily tally of new coronavirus infections will continue to rise in the coming days, warns Hong Kong’s health secretary. Photo: Jonathan Wong
The daily tally of new coronavirus infections will continue to rise in the coming days, warns Hong Kong’s health secretary. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Coronavirus: Hong Kong health minister promises HK$5,000 handouts for low-income residents who test positive

  • Sophia Chan says subsidy is aimed at reassuring people concerned about loss of earnings while in quarantine
  • Announcement comes as city reports 68 new cases while cluster at dance clubs expands to 80 infections

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The daily tally of new coronavirus infections will continue to rise in the coming days, warns Hong Kong’s health secretary. Photo: Jonathan Wong The daily tally of new coronavirus infections will continue to rise in the coming days, warns Hong Kong’s health secretary. Photo: Jonathan Wong
The daily tally of new coronavirus infections will continue to rise in the coming days, warns Hong Kong’s health secretary. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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