HONG KONG, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported Monday 10 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19, taking the total number of confirmed cases to 5,075.
The newly-reported cases include three local infections which are epidemiologically linked with local cases and seven imported cases.
According to Hong Kong's Hospital Authority, 143 patients are still hospitalized, including 11 in critical condition.
The number of deaths caused by COVID-19 in Hong Kong is 105.
To reduce the risk of infection, the CHP called on the public to avoid having social contact and to wear a face mask and maintain stringent hand hygiene when they need to go out.