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SFH saddened by passing of Professor Jao Tsung-i
     The Secretary for Food and Health, Professor Sophia Chan, today (February 6) expressed profound sadness at the passing of Professor Jao Tsung-i.

     "Professor Jao was a great master of Chinese studies. His achievements and contributions in Chinese scholastic studies, culture and arts are world renowned," Professor Chan said.

     "Also, Professor Jao was always very concerned about affairs affecting the local community. In the field of medical and health, he was a staunch supporter of organ donation. His concern and love for the community was evident in the calligraphy piece he wrote in appreciation of organ donors. On behalf of all colleagues in the Food and Health Bureau, I would like to offer our most sincere condolences to Professor Jao's family."
Ends/Tuesday, February 6, 2018
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