The population is being warned against being panicked by inaccurate information. Speaking during this afternoon’s media briefing, Minister of National Security, Stuart Young suggested that there are politicians who may be involved in peddling inaccurate information.

There has been a social post being circulated via Whatsapp and other services, alleging that the government has been attempting to hide the truth about the number of Coronavirus cases, from the population. Today, Minister Stuart Young denied this, saying that the only two trustworthy mediums for information are the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Communications.

Meanwhile, Minister Young assured that Tobago has been a a very active participant in the planning and preparation in dealing with the COVID 19 preparations. He said TEMA (Tobago Emergency Management Authority) was involved in yesterday’s security meeting.