Protesters march on the streets of Hong Kong on October 1 last year. Photo: Winson Wong Protesters march on the streets of Hong Kong on October 1 last year. Photo: Winson Wong
Protesters march on the streets of Hong Kong on October 1 last year. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong civil service chief warns of ‘zero tolerance’ for lawbreaking staff, urges employees to shun National Day protests

  • Patrick Nip sounds call in staff letter, revealing also that 46 workers suspended after arrest or prosecution over illegal public events
  • Authorities on standby for potential chaos after online calls for radical acts, with planned protest march banned by police

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Protesters march on the streets of Hong Kong on October 1 last year. Photo: Winson Wong Protesters march on the streets of Hong Kong on October 1 last year. Photo: Winson Wong
Protesters march on the streets of Hong Kong on October 1 last year. Photo: Winson Wong
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