The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating 17 additional COVID-19 cases, six of which are locally transmitted and epidemiologically linked with local cases.
The new local cases involve four women and two men aged between 14 and 64. Five of them live in Meadowlands in Yuen Long while one lives in Block 3 of Oi Fai House, Yau Oi Estate in Tuen Mun.
Among the imported cases, five of them arrived from Indonesia, while the others are from the Philippines, India, Pakistan and France.
A total of 138 cases have been recorded in the past 14 days, including 30 local ones, of which seven have unknown infection sources.
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