PRESS RELEASE ON HONG KONG’S DISTRICT COUNCIL ELECTIONS

I congratulate the Government and the people of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, on the successful holding of the District Council Elections on 24 November 2019.

It is hoped that the District Council Elections, which saw a relatively high turnout of 71.2% and significant participation of the youth will pave the way towards an amicable resolution of the current situation in Hong Kong, in accordance with the Basic Law of Hong Kong and “One Country Two Systems”, as well as in the spirit of democracy and aspirations of the Hong Kong people.

Dato’ Saifuddin Abdullah
Chief Secretary
Pakatan Harapan