Demand for face masks has skyrocketed, causing a citywide shortfall. Photo: May Tse

Public warned of online scams and dubious products amid Hong Kong’s mask-buying frenzy as coronavirus fears continue

  • Source says bank alerted police to a case in which 3,000 people were duped into buying masks online, with account of suspect later frozen
  • Customs seizes 68,000 masks with manufacture date indicated as March 2020
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Demand for face masks has skyrocketed, causing a citywide shortfall. Photo: May Tse
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