Prime Minister Andrew Holness in calling on Jamaicans not to rush to empty shelves in stores in light of the threat of the Coronavirus.

The Prime Minister is also calling on distributors and retailers to make provision to ensure adequate stock are available.

Prime Minister Holness was addressing a function at the Pegasus Hotel on Monday night.

Prime Minister Holness says stability in the retail and distribution sector is important.

Prime Minister Andrew Holness.