Covid ‘onslaught’ has overwhelmed Hong Kong’s capacity as cases surge, leader says

The Guardian says Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has said an “onslaught” of Covid-19 infections has dealt a heavy blow and overwhelmed capacity to deal with the virus as daily cases surge to record highs.
Covid ‘onslaught’ has overwhelmed Hong Kong’s capacity as cases surge, leader says

Covid ‘onslaught’ has overwhelmed Hong Kong’s capacity as cases surge, leader says

The Guardian says Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam has said an “onslaught” of Covid-19 infections has dealt a heavy blow and overwhelmed capacity to deal with the virus as daily cases surge to record highs.

Daily infections have multiplied by a factor of 13 over the past two weeks, from about 100 cases at the start of February to more than 1,300 on 13 February, with authorities scrambling to control the deepening outbreak.

Lam on Monday said her government would coordinate with Chinese officials to tackle the “aggravating situation” after China said it would help the city with testing, treatment and quarantine.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/feb/14/covid-onslaught-has-overwhelmed-hong-kongs-capacity-as-cases-surge-leader-says


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