Hong Kong third wave: no need for second round of mass screening, health experts say

There is no need for Hong Kong to conduct a second round of mass testing even if Hong Kong is hit by another wave of Covid-19 in the winter given better strategies are available to contain the disease, according to health experts.Despite the effort leading to 1.78 million people, around a quarter of the city’s population, being screened during the two-week effort that ended on Monday, they questioned the effectiveness of the approach in cutting transmission links in the community.The scheme,…

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