Minister of Health to population “Be honest with information about Covid-19”

Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh is pleading with the population to be honest with health officials when giving information related to Covid-19.

He was speaking on Power 102’s Power Breakfast Show and said the data and information being collected by public health officials is critical in the decision making process. He said he is concerned about the new COVID-19 cases but asked the population not to panic.

He stressed the surgical shutdown of specific schools and businesses is aimed at minimizing infection and spread and protect lives. He also stressed it’s important to follow the safety protocols and act in a responsible manner.