People queue for Covid-19 testing at Yat Kwai House, where at least 16 people have been found to have to contracted the coronavirus. Photo: Jelly Tse
People queue for Covid-19 testing at Yat Kwai House, where at least 16 people have been found to have to contracted the coronavirus. Photo: Jelly Tse

Omicron: 2,700 residents of coronavirus-hit Hong Kong housing block face unprecedented 5-day lockdown

  • Residents of Yat Kwai House at Kwai Chung Estate will need to be home quarantined for five days, health chief says
  • Health authorities confirm 24 new coronavirus cases citywide, 18 of which were locally transmitted including two untraceable infections

People queue for Covid-19 testing at Yat Kwai House, where at least 16 people have been found to have to contracted the coronavirus. Photo: Jelly Tse
People queue for Covid-19 testing at Yat Kwai House, where at least 16 people have been found to have to contracted the coronavirus. Photo: Jelly Tse
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