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Facebook page and condolence points set up to mourn victims (with photos/video)

     A total of 18 condolence points throughout the territory together with a dedicated facebook page were set up by the HKSAR Government today (August 24) to mourn the Hong Kong victims of the hostage incident in the Philippines.   

     The facebook page at provides information on the Government's action to help the bereaved families and a platform for the public to post messages of condolence.

     The Home Affairs Department has made available condolence books in each of the 18 districts for the public to send condolences and regards to the victims and their families.

     The places for condolences will be open from 6pm to 9pm today, and from 9am to 9pm on Wednesday (August 25) and Thursday (August 26).

The places for condolences are as follows:

District                     Address

Central and Western          Kennedy Town Community Complex,
                             12 Rock Hill Street, Kennedy Town

Wan Chai                     Leighton Hill Community Hall
                             133 Wong Nai Chung Road,
                             Happy Valley

Eastern                      Quarry Bay Community Hall
                             G/F, Quarry Bay Community Complex,
                             1 Greig Road, Quarry Bay

Southern                     Ap Lei Chau Community Hall
                             Ap Lei Chau Estate, Ap Lei Chau

Kowloon City                 To Kwa Wan Kaifong
                             Welfare Association
                             56, Kowloon City Rd, Tokwawan

Kwun Tong                    Kwun Tong Community Centre
                             17, Tsui Ping Road, Kwun Tong

Sham Shui Po                 Lai Kok Community Hall
                             Lai Kok Estate, Cheung Sha Wan

Wong Tai Sin                 Wong Tai Sin Community Centre
                             104, Ching Tak Street, Wong Tai Sin

Yau Tsim Mong                Mong Kok Community Hall
                             L2, Mong Kok Complex,
                             557 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok

Islands                      Tung Chung Community Hall
                             G/F, Tung Chung
                             Municipal Services Building,
                             39 Man Tong Road, Tung Chung

Kwai Tsing                   Kwai Fong Community Hall,
                             2 Lai Fong Street, Kwai Chung

North                        Luen Wo Hui Community Hall
                             G/F, 9 Wo Mun Street,
                             Luen Wo Hui, Fanling

Sai Kung                     King Lam Neighbourhood
                             Community Centre
                             King Lam Estate, Tseung Kwan O

Sha Tin                      Lobby, Sha Tin Government Offices,
                             1 Sheung Wo Che Road, Sha Tin

Tai Po                       Tai Po Community Centre
                             2, Heung Sze Wui Street, Tai Po

Tsuen Wan                    Princess Alexandra Community Centre
                             60 Tai Ho Road, Tsuen Wan

Tuen Mun                     On Ting / Yau Oi Community Centre
                             On Ting Estate, Tuen Mun

Yuen Long                    G/F., Yuen Long District
                             Office Building,
                             269 Castle Peak Road, Yuen Long

     For enquiries about the places for condolences, please call the hotline 2835 1473 from 9am to 9pm during the period.

Ends/Tuesday, August 24, 2010
Issued at HKT 17:55


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