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UK starts coronavirus information service on WhatsApp

LONDON, March 25 (Reuters) - Britain has begun a coronavirus information campaign on WhatsApp to help combat the spread of misinformation.

“This service will help us ensure the public has a trusted source for the right information about coronavirus," said Yvonne Doyle, Medical Director, Public Health England.

The service will help counter any myths about the virus. (Reporting by Guy Faulconbridge; editing by Stephen Addison)