Chief Secretary Cheung mentioned that the authorities are set to full coronavirus screening this weekend on round 10,000 folks dwelling within the Yau Tsim Mong area, which was placed below quarantine on Saturday to stop the unfold of Covid-19, the South China Morning Post reported.
Stating that the preliminary outcomes from the screening operation have been anticipated by Sunday evening, Cheung added: “If all the pieces goes easily, we will lift the restrictions at 6 am on Monday so that individuals can go to work.”
“This is an area where building management is less than satisfactory. That’s what we are focusing on. Some buildings have no management at all. We have to improve this urban redevelopment. Urban renewal is needed,” Cheung mentioned, SCMP quoted.
He additional mentioned that officers have been visiting households within the restricted zone to ship the occupants to cellular screening stations.
Amid the rising quantity of circumstances in Hong Kong, greater than 700 individuals are presently hospitalised and 38 are in vital situation. So far, Hong Kong has registered greater than 10,000 circumstances and 168 deaths.