Lawmaker Tanya Chan tears up as she meets the press outside Legco to announce her resignation. Photo: Felix Wong Lawmaker Tanya Chan tears up as she meets the press outside Legco to announce her resignation. Photo: Felix Wong
Lawmaker Tanya Chan tears up as she meets the press outside Legco to announce her resignation. Photo: Felix Wong

Who is Tanya Chan? Hong Kong opposition lawmaker’s curtain call on career shifts spotlight to her past

  • Forty-nine-year-old from Civic Party bade an emotional farewell, citing health and family reasons, after news of surgery on brain tumour last year
  • Move follows poll of camp’s supporters, who voted narrowly for legislators to stay on in extended Legco term

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Lawmaker Tanya Chan tears up as she meets the press outside Legco to announce her resignation. Photo: Felix Wong Lawmaker Tanya Chan tears up as she meets the press outside Legco to announce her resignation. Photo: Felix Wong
Lawmaker Tanya Chan tears up as she meets the press outside Legco to announce her resignation. Photo: Felix Wong
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