Local resident detained after breaching Hengqin home isolation requirements

A Macau resident who didn’t strictly follow health measures of home isolation after entering Henqin (Zhuhai) from the SAR, was placed under administrative detention by Hengqin authorities.

The resident, a female aged 59, was caught walking from Shishan Village to Hongqi Village market on Monday and again on her way from Shishan Village to a bank on Commercial Street in Hengqin on Thursday.

The Hengqin Public Security Bureau has imposed 10-day administrative detention on her in accordance with the law.

Zhuhai Command Centre for COVID-19 Prevention and Control has issued a notice yesterday that 7-day centralized isolation and 7-day home health monitoring must be followed by all people entering from Macau.