張建宗為元朗暴動道歉

元朗發生暴力襲擊事件,政務司長張建宗今午見記者,向受傷市民致以慰問。而與警方淡化元朗暴動不同,張建宗今日以「暴徒」來形容施襲者。他又就警方於事件中遲了39分鐘到達,張建宗表示,政府願意向受傷市民致歉,並深切慰問,可為傷者提供福利及經濟支援。對於警方的處理與市民期望有落差,政府願承擔責任,責無旁貸。

對於明日「光復元朗」遊行,張建宗稱警方已就遊行發出反對通知書,若發起人上訴申請失敗,遊行即屬違法;又說留意到網民表示無論如何都會到元朗遊行,他呼籲市民和平理性表達訴求,不要衝擊居民或破壞設施,以免令婦孺及老人家受驚嚇。

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