Hyderabad, Feb 29: Telangana Ministers took the initiative by accepting the invitation to eat chicken on stage in Hyderabad to dispel Coronavirus fears. The ministers, all in white shirts, are seen holding chicken legs in one hand and paper plates on the other.
The event was organised to dispel fears that coronavirus is spread by eating chicken and egg.
On the stage, Telangana minister KT Rama Rao is seen taking a quick bite. His colleagues Etela Rajender, Talasani Srinivas Yadav and others are also seen digging in.
A chicken broiler selling company has organised a program here in the Hyderabad city at Tank Bund and invited Telangana state ministers KT Rama Rao, and others to spread awareness among the public stating that by eating chicken Corona Virus will not spread.
After spreading of the rumour, much public are avoiding eating chicken and eggs in the state.
The novel coronavirus, which infects the respiratory system, was first reported from a seafood market in China’s Wuhan.