Riot police in front of water barriers at the heavily guarded government headquarters in Tamar. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Police bill of about HK$95 million for water barriers, security props ‘split among 22 Hong Kong government agencies and not identified in budget’

  • Government source raises alarm on ‘allocation warrants’ in which departments foot the bill for each other, as lawmaker questions if force has abused practice
  • Spokesman for administration says offices and policy bureaus paid police for security enhancement measures, listing costs under their own accounts
Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Riot police in front of water barriers at the heavily guarded government headquarters in Tamar. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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