An old tenement building on Reclamation Street in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang An old tenement building on Reclamation Street in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang
An old tenement building on Reclamation Street in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong issues isolation order for entire residential blocks for first time since Covid-19 pandemic began

  • Health authorities take ‘exceptional measure’ given special challenges presented in carrying out contact tracing of residents in subdivided flats
  • Authorities will also screen every resident in at least 20 buildings in Yau Tsim Mong in further attempt to further contain growing cluster in the area

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An old tenement building on Reclamation Street in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang An old tenement building on Reclamation Street in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang
An old tenement building on Reclamation Street in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang
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