Hong Kong fourth wave: nearly 60 coronavirus cases expected, marking new high for year if confirmed

Hong Kong was expecting nearly 60 Covid-19 cases on Saturday, according to a medical source, with the figures marking a new high for the year so far if confirmed. Over the start of the month, the city’s daily caseload had hovered between 25 and more than 50. On Friday, 45 infections were recorded, of which 42 were locally acquired. This pushed the official tally to 9,152 confirmed cases. Secretary for Food and Health Sophia Chan Siu-chee on Saturday noted that the overall epidemic situation…

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