Over 9 mln Dutch people directly received NL-Alert test

Wednesday 19 July 2017 | 11:45 CET | News
NL-Alert sent a test message on 3 July that was directly received by about 9.2 million people aged 12 and up. And because people proved very willing to pass the NL-Alert to other people such as friends or colleagues, the test message reached a total of 10.8 million people (12+), according to a study conducted by Kantar Public.

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