The fifth wave of the epidemic continued, with 234 new confirmed cases in Hong Kong yesterday (16th), maintaining the level of 200 to 300 for the tenth consecutive day; the real-time effective reproduction rate of local cases of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong, the latest data last night rose to 0.9932, It means that one patient infects another, and it is on the rise, and the confirmed cases are expected to rebound in the short term.
The Food and Health Bureau announced yesterday that 41 designated places have been included in the mandatory testing notice, one of which is Tanzai Yunnan Rice Noodles in Fu Tung Plaza, Tung Chung, last Wednesday (11th) from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm The diners must be inspected today (17th) or tomorrow (18th), and this Tan Tsai is expected to be the fifth place with an outbreak of the epidemic this month.
Summary of yesterday's epidemic reports:
Epidemic・5.16｜The mystery of Yushan's private kitchen outbreak is still unsolved, Tung Chung Tanzai Yunnan rice noodle has become a new hot spot
The real-time effective reproduction rate of local cases from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong has risen to 0.9932 late on the 16th, which means that one patient infects another.
(Screenshot of the website of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong)
▼On May 16th, the East Rail Line and Tsuen Wan Line of Admiralty Station will release workers' tide▼
▼On May 15, the "Yu Shan Private Kitchen" in Kwun Tong Industrial Building exploded ▼
Epidemic | The sixth wave of the outbreak is in the upcoming fifth wave. Big data in Hong Kong shows that the epidemic is worsening
[07:00] Although the fifth wave of the epidemic has passed the peak in March, the current epidemic is still hovering at the level of 200 to 300 cases per day. After the relaxation of social distancing measures, multiple clusters broke out.
Leung Cheuk-wai, an expert advisor to the government and dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong, infers with a virus calculation model that if one is not careful, there will be a sixth wave of the epidemic in Hong Kong in two weeks, which will arouse the attention of the whole city.
Kwok Kin-an, an assistant professor at the School of Public Health and Primary Care at CUHK, believes that the peak of the outbreak is expected in autumn and winter, and stressed that the sixth wave will only occur when a new variant of the virus hits Hong Kong, and now it is only the fifth wave.
Will the sixth wave break out in the short term?
The "Real-time Effective Reproduction Rate of Local Cases" compiled by the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong rose to 0.9932, a two-month high.
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▼From May 11, the mandatory inspection announcement will be listed on the list▼
Mandatory testing｜40 buildings suspected of outbreak of the epidemic in the Tung Chung Fu Tung Plaza branch of Tanzai Yunnan Rice Noodles were listed on the list of Tai Po, Tai Wai, Kwai Tsing and other housing estates that tested positive for sewage. The government sent 160,000 quick test kits to diagnose the buildings｜ An increase of 173 detached houses at Marina Cove in Sai Kung in a single day and No. 1 Shatin Genting is listed in the list of closed areas｜Enclosure of Sau Lam House, Tsui Lam Estate, Tseung Kwan O, the target of forced inspection, completed the operation at 8 a.m. on Tuesday. Strong inspection announcement
▼On May 15, three new station platforms of the MTR East Rail Line crossing the sea▼