Amazon removing products that claim to cure coronavirus
Updated : February 22, 2020 11:17 AM IST
With the coronavirus spreading to over two dozen countries and the overall death toll in mainland China surpassing 2,000, fighting misinformation about the virus has become a major challenge.
Some Amazon sellers were even trying to cash in on the fears of the virus by making false claims.
According to a report in CNBC on Thursday, Amazon, in once case, warned a seller it would delete their listing for surgical face masks for making "unapproved medical marketing claims."