TDN World Desk: To curb spread of coronavirus mask is an essential equipment. Turkey government announced that it will provide free masks to each of its citizen. Every citizen will be given 5 masks a week free of cost.

The Turkish Post and Telegraph Organization (PTT) will distribute masks to citizens, Daily Sabah reported. These medical madsks will be delivered at home through postal system. The country’s Transport and Infrastructure Ministry and the Health Ministry on Sunday made the following decision. The citizens were asked to apply through the national e-commerce site to get the masks delivred home.

“Every citizen can apply to receive a pack of five masks every week, and the packages will be delivered to the citizen’s address free of charge by PTT Cargo,” daily Sabah reported.

As of Friday morning, 42,282 cases have been repoted in the country while death toll touches 908.