Job Sikhala’s daughter arrested for not properly wearing a mask. Sikhala posted on Twitter this Monday saying Deborah was having a photoshoot when she was arrested. He said: The 18-year-old daughter of Zengeza West legislator, Job Sikhala, has been arrested for allegedly not wearing her face mask properly.
My 18-year-old daughter Deborah, in blacktop & mask has been arrested by @PoliceZimbabwe at 1400hrs & is detained at St. Mary’s police station. They arrested her when she was having her birthday photoshoot at Huruyadzo.
They allege she was not properly putting on her mask. I will fight. January, the government doubled the penalty of not wearing face masks in the public or breaching Covid-19 restrictions to $1 000 from the previous $500.
In March, the Zimbabwe Republic Police arrested thousands of people for not wearing face masks in violation of COVID-19 regulations. Wearing face masks is one of the recommended ways of curbing the spread or transmission of the coronavirus. In some countries, wearing a face mask is not considered appropriate for people with some disabilities, physical or mental health conditions.
Other preventive measures include: Frequently clean hands by applying an alcohol-based hand rub or washing with soap and water. When coughing and sneezing, cover mouth and nose with a flexed elbow or tissue; if used, throw the tissue away immediately and wash hands.
If experiencing a fever, cough, difficulty breathing, or any other symptoms suggestive of respiratory illness, including pneumonia, call emergency services before going to the doctor or hospital to prevent the potential spread of the disease.
Source – Pindula News
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