Fewer than 50 rioters barricade road near Tin Sau Bazaar and disrupt light rail train service


10th February 2020 – (Hong Kong) At around 10pm today, MTR Corp announced that Light Rail Route705 and Route706 were affected and train service remains at 10-15-minute intervals at Tin Sau Stop. Fewer than 50 rioters gathered near Tin Sau Bazaar and barricaded the road in front before setting objects on fire. Riot police subsequently arrived at the scene to disperse them.

After the government announced to turn 18 designated clinics at all 18 districts to handle coronavirus-related cases, many residents were irked by the government’s decision. Pro-democracy rioters leveraged on the unpopular government’s measures to continue to create chaos.