India’s tally of confirmed cases crosses 7,21,351 and death toll breaches 20,184 as more cases were reported across multiple states. On the global front, coronavirus has infected over 11,761,415 people and over 541,154
have already died from it.
Below is the snapshot of the distribution of COVID-19 case across Indian states till July, 7- 2020.
While India struggles to flatten its curve of COVID-19 infections, Indian government issues fresh advisory to its citizens. In the ‘Advisory on the use of Homemade Protective Cover for Face and Mouth’, the INDIAN government said the use of home-made masks will help in protecting the community at large. As India witnesses a spike in coronavirus cases, the Central government issued an advisory asking people to wear “homemade face covers” particularly when they step out of their houses in order to curb the spread of COVID-19.
Govt. Advisory : “WEAR HOMEMADE FACE MASKS!”
The government’s Principal Scientific Advisor released a manual saying that reducing the chances of inhaling the coronavirus by wearing a protective mask cleaned thoroughly using a combination of approaches that use heat, ultraviolet light, water, soap and alcohol, will be vital to stopping its spread. Wearing masks is especially recommended for people living in densely populated areas, the manual states. It also states that homemade reusable masks only reduce the chances of inhaling droplets still in the air from an infected person.
Here is step by step instructables telling how to make a simple mask at home using a handkerchief!
Watch the video and make a simple reusable and washable handmade mask at home!
Analysts state that if 50 per cent of the population were to wear masks, only 50 per cent of the population would be infected by the virus!
Once 80 per cent of the population wears a mask, the outbreak can be stopped immediately, it states!
So wear Homemade masks and lets all help flatten the curve!