The Department of Health denies rumours of people infected and unreported

The Department of Health denies rumours of people infected and unreported

31 Mar 2020

The Department of Health, Abu Dhabi has slammed rumours that additional people have COVID-19 and are being unreported. 

The department released a statement, dismissing rumours that cases are not being communicated with the public, stating: "These reports contradict with the announcements made by the official authorities."

Anyone found to be spreading fake news surrounding COVID-19 can be subject to fines and imprisonment.