The Department of Justice issued a press release today (January 25) stating that no further action is warranted regarding the film footage involving the Secretary for Development, Mr Paul Chan. Mr Chan's response to media enquiries is as follows:
"I respect the decision of the Department of Justice and have reflected on this incident. I understand that members of the public have expectations on the conduct and behaviour of Principal Officials. I shall stay alert at all times and speak and act cautiously. I agree that one should not drive after drinking alcohol and shall be more vigilant in future."
Ends/Friday, January 25, 2013
Issued at HKT 19:37