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Hong Kong: Ankle monitor for COVID patients?

The city of Hong Kong plans to electronically monitor citizens in quarantine who have tested positive for COVID. Patients will be able to serve their isolation time at home. But they could wear an ankle monitor while doing so, Health Secretary Lo Chung-Mau announced Monday. At the same time, the COVID app, modeled on mainland China, will display a health code in traffic light colors in the future to “better manage” contact restrictions.

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