(KPL) Sanjiang Shopping Mall, one of the most well-known markets in Vientiane Capital, had to issued an announcement after a rumour falsely claiming the shopping mall had 19 people tested positive for novel coronavirus (covid-19) went rival on social media.

“This is not true. The shopping mall is still open on a regular basis to customers,” Manager of Sanjiang Lao Sole Co., Ltd Liang Kai Bao said in a notice.

The notice said the company will take legal actions against those who share or pose such kind of offensive message on facebook.