In a video posted by Information Secretary Nick Mangwana, Machaya says alternatively one can pay a fine of $36 000.
Zimbabwe extended its national lockdown by 14 days from today but said those who move out of their homes must wear facemasks, including home-made ones.
So far, the country only has 34 positive cases. Four people have died and five have recovered.
A total of 19 317 people were arrested for violating lockdown restrictions in the first five-week lockdown.
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