Looking at the disaster the manipulated deadly virus is doing with major spread in Country the government on Monday said the time has now come to wear a mask even at home.
Addressing a press briefing on India’s Covid-19 situation, Dr VK Paul, Member (Health), Niti Aayog, said this is the time to be at home, wear a mask and not invite people. He added that people should also avoid stepping out of their home unnecessarily.
â€œIf there is Covid-19 positive case in the family, it is very important that the person wears a mask even indoors because the virus can spread to others in the home. I would rather go on to say that the time has come that we start wearing mask at home even otherwise,â€ Dr VK Paul said.
â€œThe person who is infected must wear it, but even others must do it when sitting with other family members at home. The infected person should be isolated in a separate room,â€ Dr Paul said. On Monday India recorded 3,52,991 new cases in the last 24 hours and 2,812 deaths, India saw a new record high and 2.19 Lakh recoveries as a deadly second wave sweeps the country. Active cases stands at 28,13,658 and the Death tally reached to 1,95,123