Written by: Zhong Yan
Last update date: 2021-05-07 14:05
Earlier, a Filipino domestic helper living in Haofeng, Pokfulam Road was diagnosed with a variant of the new crown virus. The government announced on Wednesday (5th) that all residents in the building must be evacuated and moved to a quarantine center for isolation. However, there are still more than a dozen residents who have not left. Residents who stayed at home jointly requested home quarantine.
When the district councilor’s office pointed out that the remaining households were “old and tender”, and they were still waiting for the bureau’s reply to their joint signature. There are still police and government personnel guarding the door outside Haofeng, saying that the government hasn’t given any reply at the moment. The government walked out for quarantine after the residents had no food.
"Hong Kong 01" is making inquiries with the Department of Health about the incident.
On May 4, a Filipino domestic helper from Pokfulam Hao Fung was diagnosed. On May 5, the government asked the residents of the entire building to evacuate, but there were still more than a dozen households unwilling to leave.
(Data Picture/Photo by Wang Jieen)
When the district councilor Sima Wen’s councillor’s office stated that it understands that there are more than 10 residents of Haofeng who are still staying at home, but the actual number of residents is not known. They have sent a joint letter to the government requesting home quarantine and are waiting for the government. In reply, government officials are still guarding the Haofeng Gate. The residents' supplies are temporarily sufficient, but they are estimated to be insufficient for their 21-day stay. Others are not allowed to send supplies inside, but it is heard that medical supplies can be delivered.
The office revealed that some residents were worried that the government would try to enter their houses at home. They were worried that they could not fall asleep and felt troubled, and they were also very excited.
A few days ago, residents of Haofeng initiated a joint sign to request home quarantine. They said they were willing to wear an electronic hand strap and let the staff of the Department of Health watch the closed-circuit television monitoring of housing estates. They pointed out that there were similar practices in the Mainland and pointed out that Haofeng’s equipment is well-equipped and the government’s policy It also needs logic. There are currently about 3,400 people participating in the co-signature.
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