Police will deploy more than 5,000 officers to voting stations and high-risk areas for Sunday’s Election Committee polls. Photo: Sam Tsang Police will deploy more than 5,000 officers to voting stations and high-risk areas for Sunday’s Election Committee polls. Photo: Sam Tsang
Police will deploy more than 5,000 officers to voting stations and high-risk areas for Sunday’s Election Committee polls. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong elections: up to 6,000 officers to be deployed, as No 2 official touts ‘special meaning’ of Sunday polls

  • State media Xinhua hails exclusion of ‘those stirring trouble’ and ‘bottom line of steel’ in first elections under Beijing overhaul
  • Police officers assigned to provide security for elections will outnumber voters

Topic |   Hong Kong election committee
Police will deploy more than 5,000 officers to voting stations and high-risk areas for Sunday’s Election Committee polls. Photo: Sam Tsang Police will deploy more than 5,000 officers to voting stations and high-risk areas for Sunday’s Election Committee polls. Photo: Sam Tsang
Police will deploy more than 5,000 officers to voting stations and high-risk areas for Sunday’s Election Committee polls. Photo: Sam Tsang
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