Hong Kong reports 1 new imported COVID-19 case

2021-10-14 08:35:57 GMT2021-10-14 16:35:57(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

HONG KONG, Oct. 14 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported one new confirmed case of COVID-19 on Thursday, taking the total tally to 12,276.

The new imported case is from Indonesia. A total of 61 cases have been reported in the past 14 days, including one untraceable local case, while the rest are imported, according to the CHP.

Hong Kong's vaccination drive is making steady progress. Since the launch of the government inoculation program in late February, around 4.54 million people, or 67.5 percent of the eligible population, have taken at least one shot of the COVID-19 vaccine, while around 4.3 million are fully vaccinated. Enditem