Simon Yam (任達華) was stabbed by a 53 years old man named Mr Chan during a business event at Zhongshan on 20th July 2019. He was sent to the local hospital for treatment immediately and returned to Hong Kong on the same night. Simon was admitted into a hospital at Hong Kong Island and underwent a second surgery on 21st July, as his fingers injury was serious and it might affected the nerves. Fortunately, the operation in China was successful and Simon’s wife, Qi Qi felt relieved.

A photo of Simon sitting on a wheelchair and his right arm was covered in thick bandage went viral. A Chinese medical staff and he were smiling and made some poses.