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Unhappy mums-to-be want Hong Kong public hospitals to remove Covid-19 ban on fathers in delivery room

Danielle Wong was anticipating the arrival of her first baby this month when the recent surge in Covid-19 infections resulted in public hospitals reintroducing a ban on fathers being present during childbirth.“I was distraught. I cried the whole day,” says the 30-year-old Australian, recalling her reaction at realising that she would have to give birth alone.Her Brazilian husband, martial arts instructor Dangelo De Souza Vieira, 39, says: “You can have two people at a restaurant, but two people…

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