The Ministry of health has dismissed a circulating post by NBS television claiming that a total of 750,000 masks have been distributed to only four districts in Uganda as old

Claim

Circulating old post on social media by NBS television claiming that a total of 750,000 masks were delivered and distributed to districts of Amuru ,Rakai and Kyotera so far from 10th June 2020

Author
Social Media
Verdict
Mostly Incorrect
The Ministry of Health has advised the public to disregard this old post making rounds on social media

Circulating old post by NBS television on social media.

According to the post, a total of 750,000 masks were delivered and distributed to districts of Amuru, Rakai, Adjumani and Kyotera.

Furthermore, that the total cost of masks including distribution is UGX 81.2billion.

However, the ministry of Health has advised the public to disregard this old post making rounds on social media.

The ministry further clarifies that so far there 33,408,788 masks that have been distributed throughout the country.Only two districts, Iganga and Bugiri remaining.