Carrie Lam activates colonial –era powers for the first time.
The Chief Executive of Hong Kong, Carrie Lam, has disclosed her plans to use colonial era emergency powers to ban face masks in the region. According to Lam, the ban will be as a medium to curb the city’s protests.
The leader was expected to announce the details of the face mask ban on Friday. Report has it that, call for the ban was necessitated due to the chaotic violence across the city during China’s national day.