Covid-19 patients wait in a temporary holding area outside Caritas Medical Centre in Cheung Sha Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang
Covid-19 patients wait in a temporary holding area outside Caritas Medical Centre in Cheung Sha Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang

Coronavirus: Hong Kong confirms 4,285 new cases, another 7,000 preliminary infections identified as 10 deaths mark new daily record

  • Officials have reiterated that daily confirmed case counts no longer reflect the full extent of the situation due to a backlog of test samples
  • Even without Wednesday’s cases, the city’s surging fifth wave has already accounted for more confirmed infections than all previous waves combined

Covid-19 patients wait in a temporary holding area outside Caritas Medical Centre in Cheung Sha Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang
Covid-19 patients wait in a temporary holding area outside Caritas Medical Centre in Cheung Sha Wan. Photo: Sam Tsang
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