Health officials move pets out of Parkes Building after requiring residents to enter quarantine. Photo: May Tse
Health officials move pets out of Parkes Building after requiring residents to enter quarantine. Photo: May Tse

Coronavirus: Hong Kong health officials warn Covid-19 epidemic picking up pace again as scores quarantined after man found with mutated strain

  • First local case carrying the N501Y mutant gene involves 29-year-old man who worked in Dubai as an engineer, health officials confirm
  • Untraceable infections rose to their highest since March 14, accounting for six of the latest local cases

Health officials move pets out of Parkes Building after requiring residents to enter quarantine. Photo: May Tse
Health officials move pets out of Parkes Building after requiring residents to enter quarantine. Photo: May Tse
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