The Coronavirus spread fastly from China across the globe and on Thursday, India confirmed the first positive case affected by the deadly virus. Because of the excessive surgical mask supplies to other parts of the country, people are failing to purchase the mask.
Therefore, people have started making their own masks from their personal belongings.
The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak has risen to 170 and over 8000 confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV have come to light.
Hence to protect oneself from the deadly virus, people have created their own masks made from a plastic bottle, fruits, motorcycle helmets. Bizarre kinds of masks that shared on social media are masks of women lingerie i.e. bra and sanitary napkins too.
You are wearing a bra? Face masks are out of stock! pic.twitter.com/zNAAmpHbfJ— felicialiew (@felicialiewsze1) January 30, 2020
The Associated Press shared a video that showed how to wear a mask made from a bra.
Check out some viral pictures and videos:
Some smart tricks to defy the menacing virus going around in China. Photos circulated from a friend in Guangzhou. pic.twitter.com/Cnky8097jm— Wu Gang (@WuGang_CX) January 29, 2020
According to the reports of Indian Express, the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) appears to spread more easily than the 2003 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome or SARS, however, it is less severe in terms of death, Hong Kong-based Professor Malik Peiris said.
Meanwhile, India on high alert after WHO declared global emergency.