Lam: HK to extend social distancing measures

Tuesday, 19. January 2021 03:10

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam (pictured) stated that Hong Kong will extend its social distancing measures which are due to expire on Thursday.

According to the last information, there were 107 new cases of coronavirus infection and 1 new death on Monday. The death toll stands at 163 while the number of cases is 9,665.

"What we need to do is curb the transmission as soon as possible. We need to step our efforts," Lam noted at a weekly press briefing.

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