Water Discharged from Shenzhen Reservoir

Attention TV/radio announcers:

     Hong Kong has been informed by the Shenzhen Authority that water has been discharged from the Shenzhen reservoir from about 2.30am today (August 30).

     There may be a risk of flooding in some parts of the New Territories.  Various government departments, including District Office (North), Drainage Services, Police, Fire Services, Water Supplies and Social Welfare have been informed in order that they can take any necessary measures.

     The District Office (North) is making arrangements to inform local residents of the appropriate actions to take.

Ends/Thursday, August 30, 2018
Issued at HKT 2:38