Many of the busiest polling stations for the December 19 Legco election were located near public housing blocks, where pro-establishment candidates held a decisive edge. Photo: Felix Wong
Many of the busiest polling stations for the December 19 Legco election were located near public housing blocks, where pro-establishment candidates held a decisive edge. Photo: Felix Wong

​Hong Kong ​Legco ​election: biggest backers of pro-Beijing bloc live in public housing estates

  • While turnout for Legco poll was low, many of the busiest polling stations were located near public housing blocks, including a number built within the past decade
  • Kwun Tong polling station near quarters for many police officers turns in city’s highest turnout rate, sees three Beijing-friendly candidates claim 99 per cent of the vote

Topic |   Hong Kong Legislative Council election 2021
Many of the busiest polling stations for the December 19 Legco election were located near public housing blocks, where pro-establishment candidates held a decisive edge. Photo: Felix Wong
Many of the busiest polling stations for the December 19 Legco election were located near public housing blocks, where pro-establishment candidates held a decisive edge. Photo: Felix Wong
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