Protestors occupy Nathan Road

Attention duty announcers, radio and TV stations:

Please broadcast the following message as soon as possible and repeat it at suitable intervals:

     At around 2.45pm today (May 27), some protestors started to occupy roads in Mong Kok, where many passing vehicles were forced to halt abruptly. Some of them shuttled in between passing vehicles, placing them in great danger. Some protestors placed rubbish bins on the roads. The obstruction has paralysed traffic in Mong Kok. Police officers attended the scene to enforce the law and warn the crowd to return to footpath.

     Police officers are now directing traffic to ensure smooth traffic flow. Police warn the crowd to stop gathering illegally and will conduct resolute action to enforce the law.

Ends/Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Issued at HKT 20:34