1/23, 4:21 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Hong Kong enters partial COVID lockdown

Hong Kong authorities placed parts of the Kowloon in lockdown for 48 hours in order to contain an outbreak of COVID-19 in the area, South China Morning Post wrote.

"Persons subject to compulsory testing are required to stay in their premises until all such persons identified in the area have undergone testing and the test results are mostly ascertained," the government was reported to have said.

Hong Kong has so far reported just over 10,000 cases of coronavirus, with a death toll of 168.

Breaking the News / MD