The girl was sent to Tuen Mun Hospital on Thursday. Photo: Sam Tsang The girl was sent to Tuen Mun Hospital on Thursday. Photo: Sam Tsang
The girl was sent to Tuen Mun Hospital on Thursday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Coronavirus: Hong Kong schoolgirl tests positive for mutated strain, putting 42-day streak of zero untraceable local cases at risk

  • The 17-year-old pupil, who has no travel history, returned a positive result for the N501Y mutation, which is linked to more infectious variants
  • Possible infection triggers mandatory testing for about 4,000 visitors who attended May 29 expo

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The girl was sent to Tuen Mun Hospital on Thursday. Photo: Sam Tsang The girl was sent to Tuen Mun Hospital on Thursday. Photo: Sam Tsang
The girl was sent to Tuen Mun Hospital on Thursday. Photo: Sam Tsang
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