In an attempt tackle the toilet paper shortage resulted due to panicked customers buying them in bulk fearing that supermarkets would run out of them because of the spread of coronavirus, an Australian newspaper has come up with a creative solution.
According to media reports, the news paper, had an eight-page blank pullout on Thursday. The blank pages came with a cut-out lines and watermarks.
According to sources, Australians are buying toilet paper in such huge quantities that supermarkets are running out of them. This has led to one of the supermarkets imposing restriction on the number of the toilet paper packets a customer could buy.
Meanwhile, the Australian government announced that it would spend one billion dollars to fight the spread of the novel coronavirus as the cases of the deadly infection in the country touched 61 on Friday. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said more funds would be released from the federal government coffers as necessary.