Govt issues compulsory testing notices to 25 blocks

The government on Wednesday gazetted compulsory testing notices for 25 places across Hong Kong.

People who have visited any of these premises and stayed there for more than two hours between March 24 and April 6 must get a nucleic acid test for Covid-19 on Thursday or Friday.

The buildings are located in Siu Sai Wan, Tsz Wan Shan, Tin Shui Wai, Ngau Tau Kok, Tuen Mun, Tai Wai, San Po Kong, Shek Kip Mei, Sha Tin, Kwai Chung, Yau Tong, Wong Tai Sin, Diamond Hill, Sau Mau Ping, Sheung Shui, Fanling, Ma On Shan, Kwai Chung, Aberdeen, Cheung Sha Wan and Sham Shui Po.

Yuen Long Plaza, a shopping mall and residential building, is also on the list.

The Centre for Health Protection reported 2,777 Covid-19 infections on Wednesday, 477 fewer than the day before.

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USEFUL LINKS
Full list of premises under testing notices: https://www.chp.gov.hk/files/pdf/ctn_20220405.pdf
General Covid-19 situation: https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/eng/
Covid-19 testing: https://www.communitytest.gov.hk/en/
Community testing notice: https://bit.ly/3ivX2Ce
Community Clinics for Covid-19 patients: https://bit.ly/3q3tz6G
Vaccination programme: https://www.covidvaccine.gov.hk/sen/
Hotline for Covid-positive patients: 1836 115