Of these, 111 had been regionally transmitted whereas authorities are unable to hint the supply of others.
Hong Kong now has a complete of 2,250 confirmed cases with 14 deaths.
To fight the outbreak, the Hong Kong authorities has made masks obligatory on public transport and in public indoor areas. Health officers have urged folks to remain dwelling as a lot as potential, particularly the aged and people with underlying situations.
Social distancing measures have additionally been tightened in mild of the worsening scenario, with gatherings of greater than 4 folks banned. Businesses equivalent to gyms and amusement parks are additionally briefly shuttered, whereas eateries and eating places can solely function at a restricted capability.