Chief Executive Carrie Lam has hit back at misinformation surrounding the city’s response to the coronavirus. Photo: Robert NgChief Executive Carrie Lam has hit back at misinformation surrounding the city’s response to the coronavirus. Photo: Robert Ng
Chief Executive Carrie Lam has hit back at misinformation surrounding the city’s response to the coronavirus. Photo: Robert Ng

‘Fake news’: Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam calls online China coronavirus claims ‘absurd’

  • Rumours circulating online claim government was told by Beijing to open city’s hospitals to mainland patients
  • Claims stem from health officials confirming patients needing to be isolated would have fees waived

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Chief Executive Carrie Lam has hit back at misinformation surrounding the city’s response to the coronavirus. Photo: Robert NgChief Executive Carrie Lam has hit back at misinformation surrounding the city’s response to the coronavirus. Photo: Robert Ng
Chief Executive Carrie Lam has hit back at misinformation surrounding the city’s response to the coronavirus. Photo: Robert Ng
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