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124 COVID-19 cases reported

The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating 124 additional COVID-19 cases. More cases were detected in Kwai Chung Estate. There are also more than 70 preliminary positive cases.   Among the newly reported cases, 33 are related to Kwai Chung Estate, bringing the total number of positive and preliminary positive cases in the estate to 276.   One more positive case was found after an earlier confirmed case occurred at Glory Court, Tsuen Wan Garden, both of them live in units 5 but on two different floors. The centre has co-ordinated with related government departments and conducted an inspection today.    It was preliminarily considered that vertical transmission of virus via pipes is involved.   The centre will issue quarantine orders to residents of unit 5 on all floors of the building who resided there during the incubation period of the relevant cases and transfer them to a quarantine facility.   As it is possible that virus might be ejected from the open

7.79m vaccine doses given

About 7,798,900 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to the public, with about 4,228,200 people receiving their first dose and around 3,570,700 getting their second dose.   Among those given the first dose of vaccines, about 1,543,000 people have received the Sinovac jab and about 2,685,300 people got the BioNTech one.   For the second dose, about 1,329,400 people have received the Sinovac vaccine, while about 2,241,300 people have been administered the BioNTech jab.   About 57,100 people received jabs under the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme today.   Around 4,200 people received their first dose of the Sinovac vaccine and around 10,100 people received their second dose.   For the BioNTech vaccine, about 18,600 people received their first dose and around 24,200 people got their second dose.   The overall percentage of people who received the Sinovac vaccine and the BioNTech one at community vaccination centres is about 97%.   As of 8pm, about 1,300 people booked their first and second doses of the Sinovac vaccine online, while about 5,900 reserved their first and second doses of the BioNTech jab.   As of midnight, 27 people were sent to hospitals.  
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