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Correctional officer stops self-harm behaviour of person in custody

     A correctional officer stopped a female person in custody from committing self-harm behaviour by drinking shampoo in Lo Wu Correctional Institution today (July 13).

     â€‹At 4.17 pm, a correctional officer found the 50-year-old female person in custody committing self-harm behaviour by drinking a small quantity of shampoo inside her cell. The...Read More »


CMAB follows up election-related complaints in serious manner

     A spokesman for the Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau (CMAB) said today (July 13) that various government bureaux/departments have received a number of complaints from the public regarding the pro-democratic camp's "primaries" for the 2020 Legislative Council General Election (LCGE) held last weekend (July 11–12), claiming that the...Read More »


CHP investigates 52 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19

     The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health has announced that as of 4pm today (July 13), the CHP was investigating 52 additional confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), taking the number of cases to 1 522 in Hong Kong so far (comprising 1...Read More »


Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital announces passing away of COVID-19 patient

The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:

     The spokesperson for the Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital (PYNEH) today (July 13) announced that a 95-year-old female COVID-19 confirmed patient (case no: 1341) passed away at around 6.30pm this evening.

     The patient with chronic diseases was admitted to the Hospital on...Read More »


A Senior Immigration Assistant tested positive for COVID-19

     This evening (July 13), the Immigration Department (ImmD) learned that a male Senior Immigration Assistant who stationed at Control Support Section was notified to have tested positive for COVID-19.    

     The officer concerned is mainly responsible for providing supporting services at the 14/F and 16/F of the Wan Chai Immigration Tower....Read More »


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