26th March 2020 – (Hong Kong) There are a total of 24 people including musicians and staff who are linked to the Insomnia bar cluster in LKF, the total has exceeded the 19 patients from the Buddhist temple in North Point. All 124 band members who have performed at Insomnia, Dusk Till Dawn, Centre Stage and All Night Long bars are under the same company. 16 employees have been infected to-date, 4 of them tested positive today. Total infected cases in the LKF cluster have increased to 38 today. All the 124 band members will be sent to designated quarantine centres by Centre for Health Protection. Insomnia, Dusk Till Dawn and Centre Stage have suspended their business operations until further notice.
The infected band members stay at two small apartments in Hang Shun Mansions, 68-82, Jaffe Road, Wan Chai and Golden Valley Mansion, 135-137A, Caine Road, Tai Ping Shan. Sanitisation and disinfection were carried out at Hang Shun Mansions after some of its tenants were infected. A notice was posted at the apartment on Caine Road and the security guard on duty also confirmed the cases. Many foreign expatriates live in the apartment were not aware of the infected cases. Most of them still do not wear surgical masks when they go out.