Birthday boy Witman Hung with Ellen Tsang, a member of the city’s Election Committee. Photo: Handout
Birthday boy Witman Hung with Ellen Tsang, a member of the city’s Election Committee. Photo: Handout

Omicron: top Hong Kong officials caught up in birthday party Covid-19 scandal, sparking rebukes, apologies all round and deep cleaning of government offices, legislature

  • Home affairs minister Caspar Tsui among 10 bureaucrats at party with suspected Covid-19 case, with Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam expressing ‘deep disappointment’
  • Just days earlier, Lam had summoned top Cathay Pacific officials to chastise them over aircrew flouting pandemic rules and causing community cluster of Omicron variant

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Birthday boy Witman Hung with Ellen Tsang, a member of the city’s Election Committee. Photo: Handout
Birthday boy Witman Hung with Ellen Tsang, a member of the city’s Election Committee. Photo: Handout
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