The Ministry of Health and Child Care has provided a WhatsApp number which members of the public can contact to get information on the novel coronavirus.
The Ministry sent a message which reads:
Have questions about COVID-19?
We have answers.
Text Hi to the WhatsApp number +263 71 473 4593
The message comes at a time when there are some members of the public who believe that the government is withholding some information, particularly, on the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country.
Some also do not know of issues including measures one can take to prevent the spread or getting infected by the virus.
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