Coronavirus Hong Kong: patients forced to wait outside public hospitals ‘must be moved indoors’; city expecting 3,600 new cases

Published Feb 18 2022 at 4:50 AM GMT
  • Covid-19 patients forced to spend hours outside in the cold while waiting for admission to already packed public hospitals should be moved indoors immediately, Hong Kong’s sole delegate to China’s top legislative body has said.
  • The admonishment from National People’s Congress Standing Committee member Tam Yiu-chung on Friday came as Hong Kong’s fifth wave continued to surge, with 3,600 new coronavirus infections expected to be confirmed and another 7,600 preliminary-positive cases also recorded….



  • Published Feb 18, 2022 4:50 AM GMT