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ICAC Commissioner tests positive for COVID-19
The following press release is issued on behalf of the Independent Commission Against Corruption:

     A spokesperson for the ICAC noted that the ICAC Commissioner Mr Woo Ying-ming has today (August 21) tested positive in a COVID-19 nucleic acid test. He is currently awaiting isolation arrangement from the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health.

     Mr Woo last went to work on August 19. He had worn a mask and followed relevant disease prevention measures at work, including conducting rapid antigen tests daily and the results were negative. He has no recent travel history.

     The ICAC will conduct thorough cleaning and disinfection at the offices concerned, and will continue to implement disease prevention measures vigorously. Arrangements have been made for relevant staff members to undergo COVID-19 tests in accordance with the advice from the CHP. All staff members have also been reminded to pay attention to personal hygiene and stay vigilant. 
Ends/Sunday, August 21, 2022
Issued at HKT 10:16
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