Written by: Deng Haixing
Last update date: 2020-11-21 04:37
The epidemic has been repeated, and the government began to tighten epidemic prevention measures again this Monday (16th). Among them, bars and restaurants are only allowed to operate until midnight, and the occupancy rate shall not exceed 50%.
The Wan Chai Police District and Divisional personnel, as well as personnel from the Tactical Unit, raided a number of licensed premises in the area, including 9 bars, and catering business premises in the early morning (20-21).
During the operation, a large number of people gathered at an "upstairs bar" on Sharp East Street, Causeway Bay, suspected of violating the Prevention and Control of Disease (Prohibition of Group Gathering) Regulations (Chapter 599G), and 172 customers were charged on the spot; The 30-year-old male person in charge is involved in violating the "Prevention and Control of Disease (Regulations and Instructions) (Business and Premises) Regulations" (Chapter 599F), failing to ensure the distance between the table and the number of people in the venue exceeds the upper limit by about 3 times, Wan Chai District The Licensing Section will take over and follow up and prosecute the person in charge of the bar.
Covid-19 Restriction Order