Thousands of civil servants gathered for a lawful rally in Central last August. A handful of their colleagues have been arrested for joining illegal events. Photo: Felix Wong Thousands of civil servants gathered for a lawful rally in Central last August. A handful of their colleagues have been arrested for joining illegal events. Photo: Felix Wong
Thousands of civil servants gathered for a lawful rally in Central last August. A handful of their colleagues have been arrested for joining illegal events. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong protests: 31 arrested civil servants suspended from posts

  • Three-quarters of the 41 public sector workers accused of joining unlawful assemblies taken off duties
  • Civil service chief warns those convicted face the sack, saying suspensions necessary to protect public confidence

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Thousands of civil servants gathered for a lawful rally in Central last August. A handful of their colleagues have been arrested for joining illegal events. Photo: Felix Wong Thousands of civil servants gathered for a lawful rally in Central last August. A handful of their colleagues have been arrested for joining illegal events. Photo: Felix Wong
Thousands of civil servants gathered for a lawful rally in Central last August. A handful of their colleagues have been arrested for joining illegal events. Photo: Felix Wong
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