Carrie Lam remarks on Saturday came a day after she cited risks posed by the coronavirus pandemic in announcing Legco elections originally slated for September would be delayed. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong elections: Carrie Lam says public agrees with decision to postpone Legco polls, but city prepared to handle those who do not

  • ‘If some people oppose by protesting on the streets … or even take part in riots, we have the ability to handle these situations,’ chief executive says
  • Lam adds that negative perceptions of the decision are due more to rising US-China tensions than objective fact
Topic |   Legislative Council elections 2020
Carrie Lam remarks on Saturday came a day after she cited risks posed by the coronavirus pandemic in announcing Legco elections originally slated for September would be delayed. Photo: Handout
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