Mandi: The administration here has issued an advisory to take to wearing homemade masks to contain the spread of coronavirus.
Making an appeal to the district residents district magistrate Rugved Thakur said that it will be a strong weapon to fight with Corona virus because homemade mask is affordable and can stop the spread of virus between healthy peoples.
Homemade mask can also be reused after a good wash and ironing, he added.
The administration issued the advisory only after the federal government announced that homemade mask were going to play a vital role in battle against corona virus.
“Homemade mask will safeguard all those who are not infected with Corona virus and also those who don’t have any link with an infected person,” the advisory states.
However, all health professionals or those infected with the virus would need to wear a special mask that would be provided by the health department, said Thakur