Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa to attend a sitting of the special committee on the Covid-19 pandemic on Wednesday. Photo: AFP Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa to attend a sitting of the special committee on the Covid-19 pandemic on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa to attend a sitting of the special committee on the Covid-19 pandemic on Wednesday. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Justin Trudeau dons face mask as Canada urges public to do the same

  • Prime minister says he puts on face covering in halls of parliament or when going to office, when he can’t keep two metres away from others
  • Officials warn, however, that wearing masks should not become excuse to ignore other guidance to limit spread of Covid-19

Topic |   Coronavirus Canada
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa to attend a sitting of the special committee on the Covid-19 pandemic on Wednesday. Photo: AFP Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa to attend a sitting of the special committee on the Covid-19 pandemic on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa to attend a sitting of the special committee on the Covid-19 pandemic on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
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