Tue. Jan 19th, 2021

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The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating 42 additional COVID-19 cases, all of which are locally transmitted.

Among these cases, 11 have unknown sources of infection.

The Central Kowloon Route – Central Tunnel and the Tseung Kwan O – Lam Tin Tunnel construction site clusters registered two and four more cases, while one case is linked to the ferry cluster.

Meanwhile, Chun Wai House at Tin Ma Court in Wong Tai Sin has been added to the compulsory testing list.

In view of the Mainland’s latest epidemic developments, the Government announced that from tomorrow, inbound travellers arriving via land boundary control points who have been to Shanxi in the past 14 days will be provided with specimen collection containers for COVID-19 testing.

For information and health advice on COVID-19, visit the Government’s dedicated webpage.

By Bureau