Deputy Director of Social Welfare (Services) Lam Ka-tai addresses journalists in 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Deputy Director of Social Welfare (Services) Lam Ka-tai addresses journalists in 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Deputy Director of Social Welfare (Services) Lam Ka-tai addresses journalists in 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Obituaries

Lam Ka-tai, key figure in Hong Kong’s Social Welfare Department, dies at 59; praised as ‘modest and dedicated’ by city leader

  • The deputy director of social welfare (services) had collapsed in his office in Wan Chai 10 days ago
  • Top officials praise Lam, who served the department for more than three decades, as devoted to his work and an ‘outstanding policymaker’

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Deputy Director of Social Welfare (Services) Lam Ka-tai addresses journalists in 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Deputy Director of Social Welfare (Services) Lam Ka-tai addresses journalists in 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Deputy Director of Social Welfare (Services) Lam Ka-tai addresses journalists in 2019. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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