Councillors will be asked to take the oath in front of the national and Hong Kong flags. Photo: David Wong Councillors will be asked to take the oath in front of the national and Hong Kong flags. Photo: David Wong
Councillors will be asked to take the oath in front of the national and Hong Kong flags. Photo: David Wong

District councillors prepare for oath-taking ceremony in a first for Hong Kong

  • The rule previously applied mostly to senior officials, judges and legislators
  • If the government deems pledges insincere, the district councillors could lose their seat

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Councillors will be asked to take the oath in front of the national and Hong Kong flags. Photo: David Wong Councillors will be asked to take the oath in front of the national and Hong Kong flags. Photo: David Wong
Councillors will be asked to take the oath in front of the national and Hong Kong flags. Photo: David Wong
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