Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong, who has received a letter from returning officers seeking explanation of his stance, says he will not let his rival win uncontested. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong pro-democracy leader Joshua Wong and others arrange backup candidates to contest district council elections

  • Wong, who received a second letter in less than a week from returning officer asking him to explain his stance, says he will not allow his rival to win uncontested
  • At least 12 pro-democracy camp candidates have also made alternative arrangements fearing they might be barred from running
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Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong, who has received a letter from returning officers seeking explanation of his stance, says he will not let his rival win uncontested. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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