Written by: Li Enci
The last update date: 2021-02-14 17:10
The new crown pneumonia epidemic in Hong Kong has dropped. Today (14th) there were 12 new confirmed cases, 10 of which were local cases, of which 3 were of unknown origin.
A 35-year-old male hair stylist (the 10771th case) of Radio Television Hong Kong was diagnosed and lives in No. 1 Fu Bo Garden, Ma On Shan.
He went to work during the three-day infectious period, and more than 20 people were classified as close contacts. Three types of people would be classified as close contacts, including colleagues who worked with the patient, people who had received services, and those who had used makeup The person who took off the mask from time to time.
The Mirador Mansion also added 3 confirmed cases. The patients all lived on the 10th floor and were from the Mainland.
There are another 10 preliminary confirmed cases today.
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The Chief Medical Officer of the Department of Infectious Diseases of the Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health, Ou Jiarong, said that there were 12 new confirmed cases today, involving 5 men and 7 women, 10 of which were local cases, of which 3 were of unknown origin.
Cases of unknown origin include a 35-year-old male hair stylist of Radio Television Hong Kong (the 10771th case), who lives in No. 1 Fu Bo Garden in Ma On Shan and is listed as a mandatory testing building.
The patient last went to work and became ill on February 11. During the three-day infectious period, he arranged hair for the people who appeared on the scene in the dressing room. More than 20 people were classified as close contacts, including colleagues who worked with the patient and people who had received services. And people who have taken off their masks in the dressing room, including the former Civic Party leader and chairman Yu Ruowei as a guest of the show "Discussion".
Ou Jiarong also said that the powder room covers an area of about 300 to 400 feet and can accommodate 20 to 30 people.
There was an outbreak in the hair salon earlier. There were 4 patients in GLOW SALON & SPA who were guests, and they all wore masks.
In addition, the spray gel has aerosol, and it is not clear whether it will cause transmission. The department will carefully define close contacts and do not want to "leak" the case.
He emphasized that "15-minute face-to-face contact is not a golden rule." It must be measured on an individual basis.
The Department of Health has advised RTHK to arrange testing for employees of the TV Building.
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In addition, there were three new confirmed cases in Mirador Mansion. The patients were all living on the 10th floor. They were from the Mainland and arrived in Hong Kong from July to October last year.
Among them, the 10776th and 10779th cases live together, and there are 4 cases in the building.
There is also a new confirmed case in Huayuan Building. The patient lives in a sub-divided apartment and the other 15 residents are classified as close contacts.
All the above five persons reported unemployed.
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