Mainland Chinese students are heading home to escape Covid-hit Hong Kong

//Mainland Chinese students are heading home to escape Covid-hit Hong Kong

Mainland Chinese students are heading home to escape Covid-hit Hong Kong

As Hong Kong grapples with a worsening Covid-19 outbreak and fears of a full lockdown grow, some mainland university students are fleeing the city.Hong Kong has seen record daily case numbers in the latest wave, though infections fell below 40,000 on Saturday for the first time since Tuesday, with 150 deaths reported.Hospitals and mortuaries are overwhelmed, people are panic buying, and mass testing of the city’s 7.4 million residents is planned.For university students, classes and exams are…

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