Hong Kong reports 6 new COVID-19 cases

2021-04-15 09:35:58 GMT2021-04-15 17:35:58(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

HONG KONG, April 15 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) on Thursday reported six additional confirmed cases of COVID-19, taking the tally to 11,618.

Of the new cases, two were locally transmitted, including one untraceable, and four were imported, the CHP said at a press briefing.

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government said Thursday that its inoculation program will be expanded further to people aged between 16 and 29.

Under the program, about 951,000 vaccine doses have been administered in Hong Kong, with 318,700 people fully vaccinated. Enditem