What it's like to live inside a 'coffin home' as coronavirus hits Hong Kong

Simon Wong, 64, wears a protective mask as he rests at his 2 square metre subdivided residential unit, known as a "coffin home", following the outbreak of the new coronavirus, in Hong Kong, China February 17, 2020. Picture taken February 17, 2020. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu - RC2M7F9RKH4P

Simon Wong has lived in similar accommodation for two decades. Image: REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

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