The chairman of the Legislative Council, Leung Kwan-yuen, tested positive and is now being quarantined in accordance with the guidelines of the Center for Health Protection.
The spokesperson of the Legislative Council stated that Liang Junyan conducts rapid tests every day. The rapid test before returning to the Legislative Council Complex yesterday (21st) was still negative. He wore a mask and followed relevant epidemic prevention measures at work.
Liang Junyan was listed as a close contact two weeks ago because his family was infected with the epidemic. He was not recruited at that time, but he was required to undergo home quarantine. During this period, he worked from home and was unable to preside over the Legislative Council meeting.
Liang Hongzheng, the son of Liang Junyan, who is also the deputy director of the Home Affairs and Youth Affairs Bureau, was also required to be quarantined at home at that time.
The Legislative Council will arrange to disinfect Liang Junyan's office and related places.
The 73-year-old Legislative Council member Zhang Yuren was infected yesterday. On Tuesday (20th), he returned to the Legislative Council Complex. He mainly stayed in the office on the 8th floor and attended meetings in the reception room on the 7th floor. 35 cases.
Liang Junyan was diagnosed and is currently in isolation. He returned to the Legislative Council yesterday and was still negative. Two weeks ago, his family members avoided infection.