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Coronavirus: quarantine for 81 residents of Hong Kong building, home to first person in community to test positive for mutant infection

Hong Kong authorities have quarantined for 21 days about 80 residents of a Jordan building that is home to the first person to test positive in the community for a mutant coronavirus infection.Those residents of Parkes Building on 17-23 Parkes Street were confined after all testing negative for Covid-19 during an overnight lockdown for mandatory screening, which was eased on Saturday morning.The government said the action was taken to avoid an outbreak involving the N501Y strain that a resident…


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