Another Covid patient passed away in the city today, pushing Hong Kong’s death tally to 203, according to the Hospital Authority.
The patient was an 86-year-old woman with chronic illness hospitalized at Queen Elizabeth Hospital. She sought medical attention due to pneumonia on February 25.
She was later tested positive for the virus and admitted to the isolation ward for treatment.
Her condition continued to deteriorate and she eventually succumbed at 9.30am this morning.
So far, 203 Covid
patients have passed away in Hong Kong, including 197 in public hospitals.