Hongkongers will soon be liable for a HK$5,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 regulations. Photo: Jonathan Wong Hongkongers will soon be liable for a HK$5,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 regulations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Hongkongers will soon be liable for a HK$5,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 regulations. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Hong Kong fourth wave: fine for breaking coronavirus social-distancing rules increasing to HK$5,000, half the level originally proposed

  • New punishment, in force from next Friday, targets those who defy regulations on public gatherings, wearing masks and mandatory testing
  • Penalty originally earmarked to increase from HK$2,000 to HK$10,000, sources said previously

Topic |   Hong Kong coronavirus fourth wave
Hongkongers will soon be liable for a HK$5,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 regulations. Photo: Jonathan Wong Hongkongers will soon be liable for a HK$5,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 regulations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Hongkongers will soon be liable for a HK$5,000 fine for breaking Covid-19 regulations. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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