Carrie Lam says drastic measures are needed, considering the number of recent imported cases and residents becoming relaxed about precautionary measures. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Coronavirus: Hong Kong will close borders to visitors and plans to ban sale of alcohol at bars in bid to stop spread of infections

  • City reports another alarming surge on Monday – 39 more patients confirmed as having Covid-19, most of them with a recent travel history
  • City’s leader warns of a ‘critical situation’ and appeals for vigilance and compliance with home-quarantine orders
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Carrie Lam says drastic measures are needed, considering the number of recent imported cases and residents becoming relaxed about precautionary measures. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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