MoH fighting two battles: COVID19 and misinformation

COVID-19 is spreading across the globe, so is misinformation about the disease. Bhutanese are no exception. 

Social media is rife with false claims and fake news. For instance, drinking alcohol and eating garlic can help prevent an individual from contracting the virus. Eating ice cream should be avoided while gargling with warm saline water helps prevent the virus from entering the lungs are some of the widespread misinformation on various social media platforms.   

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