Long queues as 229,000 Hongkongers vote on first day of democrats’ primaries – organisers

More than 228,983 Hongkongers have cast their votes in the democratic camp’s primary election, according to organisers, despite government warnings over its legitimacy. The first day of the citywide primaries on Saturday recorded 137,806 voters by 6 pm, with long queues forming outside multiple polling stations. Voters are trying to select candidates to run in […]