Wear a surgical mask only if you feel unwell and have respiratory symptoms like a cough or a runny nose. 

People who are well do not need to wear a mask. You do not need to use a N95 mask, as a surgical mask will help to reduce the spread of the virus.

Personal hygiene and responsibility is critical in preventing the spread of infection. If you are unwell, you should wash your hands regularly and wear a mask so that you don’t infect others. 

There is no need to hoard masks – doing so will deprive others who really need them.

Here are 5 essential steps to wearing a mask the right way:

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