BSP president Bheem Rajbhar falsely claimed that consuming toddy can prevent COVID-19. As of today, there is no treatment or medicine for COVID-19.
The World Health Organisation suggests cleaning hands frequently with an alcohol-based hand rub or washing them with soap and water. It also mentions that spraying alcohol to the body does not kill the coronavirus, which has already entered your body.
The WHO posted a graphic image recommending that drinking alcohol does not protect from coronavirus infection. People who do not drink alcohol should not start drinking in an attempt to prevent coronavirus infection.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have confirmed that there is no vaccine and no specific antiviral medicine to prevent or treat coronavirus.
The COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to a lot of potentially dangerous misinformation. For reliable advice on COVID-19 including symptoms, prevention and available treatment, please refer to the World Health Organisation or your national healthcare authority.