Trump not to order his citizens to wear masks as preventive measure
The use of masks has become a political issue in the US. People have different opinions on this.”I will not order people to wear masks,” says Trump. Mr.Trump was last seen wearing a mask in public for the first time last week.
Washington: US President Donald Trump has said that he will not order the American people to wear masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Speaking to Fox News, Mr. Trump said he was not in favour of mandating masks in the country. He said, ‘people should get some freedom.’
Mr. Trump’s statement comes at a time when infectious disease specialist Dr. Anthony Fauci has appealed to national and local leaders to use their influence for persuading the people to wear masks. He said, “This is very important and we should wear masks.”
The use of masks has become a political issue in America and people have differing opinions on this. Mr. Trump was last seen wearing a mask in public for the first time last week.