Worshippers with face masks at Diamond Hill Cemetery. Photo: Dickson Lee

Coronavirus: quieter Ching Ming Festival as Hongkongers mark grave-sweeping date with social-distancing laws in place

  • Visitor numbers for cemetery in Diamond Hill fall by a third, as businesses selling paper offerings also record slower earnings
  • Fewer crowds mean workers get more rest, there is more parking space for cars, and also less waiting time spent to burn joss sticks
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Worshippers with face masks at Diamond Hill Cemetery. Photo: Dickson Lee
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