Currently, There are more than 11 lakh cases of coronavirus in India and more than seven lakh patients have recovered from this deadly virus as per the data issued by Union health ministry data. Amidst all these calculation, there is an urgent appeal from the central Government to all states and union territories against the use of N-95 masks with valved respirators by people as these masks do not prevent the virus from spreading out and are infact detrimental to the measures adopted for its containment. In an letter to all the Principal Secretaries of health and medical education of states, The Director General of Health Services (DGHS) in the Ministry of Health has said that the “inappropriate use” of N-95 masks, particularly those with valved respirators by the people other than health workers has been observed.
The DGHS has infact advised the use of the homemade protective masks that are easily available on the website of the Ministry of Health.
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Why Wearning Maks Is Important?
Currently, world is fighting against a deadly pandemic “coronavirus” which has brought the world to halt. There is no vaccine available at present and the only way to prevent this virus is by maintaining social distancing and wearing masks. The Government is encouraging people to wear home-made masks and to wash them daily. The color of the mask doesn’t matter but the hygiene does. It is mandatory for people to wear a mask whenever they step out from their houses in order to protect themselves from this virus. The price of the masks were drastically risen due to the sudden increase in the demand and hence Government is encouraging the people to use home made masks as they are cheap.
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