Your cello’s too big for our train systemmain
A Hong Kong university student faced a long investigation and the threat of a huge fine for carrying his cello on the East Rail Line. Ho Ka-yeung says plain-clothes officials measured the cello case and declared it 4cm too long.
This is, alarmingly, the third such incident on Hong Kong’s public transportation system this week.
Read a full account here, and please be careful where you take your cello.