#PODCAST: With the flu season around the corner, a Durban doctor explains how you can stay safe during the #lockdown

By Newsbreak Producer Matthew Veeran - A young Durban-based doctor has spoken to Newsbreak ahead of the impending lockdown to discuss South Africa's ability and readiness to help combat the spread of the coronavirus. Dr Diresh Rajput says that while the President's lockdown is the only logical solution, it will all be for nothing if people fail to comply with the law. Dr Rajput studied in China for a significant period of time and also spoke about the current situation in the Asian country - which is the epicentre of the outbreak. He also provided details around the differences between influenza and COVID-19 and explained why it's not wise to be using "diy" face masks...