Hong Kong residents return to the city from neighbouring Shenzhen under the ‘Return2HK’ scheme. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Hong Kong residents return to the city from neighbouring Shenzhen under the ‘Return2HK’ scheme. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Hong Kong residents return to the city from neighbouring Shenzhen under the ‘Return2HK’ scheme. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Coronavirus: Hong Kong’s U-turn on Guangdong risk status not based on CY Leung’s criticism, sources say

  • Last-minute call to pull neighbouring province from list of medium-risk destinations was due to confusion over mainland classification policy, one says
  • Slammed by the former city leader on social media, the move would have meant Hongkongers in the province were no longer eligible for quarantine-free return

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong residents return to the city from neighbouring Shenzhen under the ‘Return2HK’ scheme. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Hong Kong residents return to the city from neighbouring Shenzhen under the ‘Return2HK’ scheme. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Hong Kong residents return to the city from neighbouring Shenzhen under the ‘Return2HK’ scheme. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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