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Coronavirus: Hong Kong construction site hit by second Covid-19 outbreak as city confirms 41 new cases

Hong Kong recorded 41 new coronavirus infections on Sunday, as a fresh outbreak among 11 construction workers at the Tseung Kwan O-Lam Tin tunnel prompted authorities to issue mandatory testing orders at the site again.Up to 1,500 workers will have to undergo compulsory screening after a scaffolding supervisor was confirmed with the virus on Sunday and 10 of his colleagues tested preliminary-positive.“The first case is unlinked to any existing cases, so we consider it a new outbreak,” said Dr…

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