Customers flock to Mong Kok flower market on Saturday. Phoo: Edmond So
Customers flock to Mong Kok flower market on Saturday. Phoo: Edmond So

Coronavirus: thousands flock to popular Hong Kong flower market after authorities cancel traditional Lunar New Year fairs

  • Mong Kok’s Flower Market Road is packed as locals do their festive shopping ahead of Lunar New Year
  • Health chief Sophia Chan says fairs had to be banned as invisible transmission chains of the Omicron variant remain in city

Customers flock to Mong Kok flower market on Saturday. Phoo: Edmond So
Customers flock to Mong Kok flower market on Saturday. Phoo: Edmond So
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