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Coronavirus: how Omicron is spreading in Hong Kong wave triggered by Cathay Pacific aircrew and a relative linked to 32 other confirmed infections

The biggest spreader of Covid-19 so far in Hong Kong’s growing Omicron outbreak is an unvaccinated woman who directly infected eight people and triggered fifth-generation transmission in less than two weeks, a review of local cases by the Post has found.The analysis also revealed that as of Monday about a quarter of those infected with the new coronavirus variant were elderly, of whom 35.7 per cent were unvaccinated, raising concerns over the plight of the older generation should cases surge…

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