Hi, I went to a poultry shop to buy raw

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Q: Hi, I went to a poultry shop to buy raw chicken. The butcher there was cutting chicken. I don't remember if he washed his hands and I gave him my phone to talk to my dad about the type of cut he wanted. So what I wanted to ask is the butcher touched my mobile phone. Does my phone have any bacteria related to the cutting of raw meat? For eg. Salmonella. If yes how to get rid of those germs as a phone is an instrument you have to us daily

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