Hongkongers leave the city for the mainland at the Shenzhen Bay border. Photo: Felix Wong Hongkongers leave the city for the mainland at the Shenzhen Bay border. Photo: Felix Wong
Hongkongers leave the city for the mainland at the Shenzhen Bay border. Photo: Felix Wong

Sharp rise in Hong Kong residents heading across the border to flee from Covid-19 surge

  • Tired of city’s pandemic restrictions, those going away say they need a break, don’t mind quarantine
  • Almost 4,000 leaving daily for mainland and elsewhere this month, up from 1,680 in November

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hongkongers leave the city for the mainland at the Shenzhen Bay border. Photo: Felix Wong Hongkongers leave the city for the mainland at the Shenzhen Bay border. Photo: Felix Wong
Hongkongers leave the city for the mainland at the Shenzhen Bay border. Photo: Felix Wong
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