Officials of the Ministry of Health is again warning the public about disseminating fake news about positive cases of COVID-19 on this country.

This latest reminder comes after rumours began spreading this morning that a woman from Central Trinidad had been diagnosed with the disease, after testing positive at a private health facility.

Following a mid-morning meeting involving officials from the ministries of health and national security, officials will now be reaching out to these private facilities to verify what procedures are being followed.

Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram has reiterated that T&T does not have any COVID-19 cases, at this time.