Incorporate Face Mask As “New Normal”: Health Ministry Urges Citizens

Incorporate Face Mask As “New Normal”: Health Ministry Urges Citizens

Incorporate Face Mask As 'New Normal': Health Ministry Urges Citizens

Coronavirus: Union Health Ministry urged residents to maintain carrying face masks. (File)

New Delhi:

Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday urged residents to maintain carrying face masks including that we must always incorporate it into our lives as that is the brand new regular.

During a press convention, Lav Agarwal, Joint Secretary, Union Health Ministry, mentioned, “Analysis reveals a projected decline in the usage of face masks as we resume actions. We ought to incorporate the usage of face masks in our lives as a brand new regular. “

“We have seen that restoration has elevated and there may be additionally a decline in day by day constructive instances, however nonetheless, there are a couple of areas of concern. There are 47 districts within the nation the place the positivity price is greater than 10 per cent,” he added.

Whereas, Dr VK Paul, Member-Health, Niti Aayog asserted that two doses of vaccine had been profitable in stopping 95 per cent of deaths because of COVID-19 through the second wave.

“One dose of vaccine was capable of cut back the mortality price by 82 per cent. Two doses of vaccine had been profitable in stopping 95 per cent of deaths because of COVID-19 through the second wave,” mentioned Mr Paul.

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