Coronavirus outbreak: Mumbaikars wear different face masks to protect themselves

Updated: Mar 20, 2020, 09:06 | Sunny Rodricks
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    As the country braves through the outbreak of coronavirus with Maharashtra reporting 42 confirmed cases of coronavirus, citizens in Mumbai are fighting the contagious pandemic in their own unique way.

    In photo: A young girl sports a blue face mask amid coronavirus outbreak in the city.

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    From old to young, and from children to couples, people across different walks of life were seen sporting face masks. In the picture, two men can be seen donning different face masks as they walk the empty streets of Bandra.

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    In photo: A young woman can be seen using her dupatta as a face mask and head gear.

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    While there has been a shortage of face masks, Mumbaikars have created their own face masks. From handkerchiefs to dupattas and more, citizens are taking all necassary precautions to stay safe. In the picture, a woman can be seen using her multi-coloured handkerchief as a face mask to protect herself amidst COVID-19.

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  • Coronavirus, COVID-19

    In Maharashtra, Mumbai alone has reported a total of 15 positive cases of coronavirus with eight people testing postive from the peripheral areas of the maximum city. In the picture, a garland seller can be seen using a men's handerchief as a face mask.

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    In photo: A young man can be seen sporting a funky face mask.

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Amid the coronavirus outbreak, citizens in Mumbai were seen sporting different face masks in order to protect themselves from COVID-19. We have pictures. (All photos: Bipin Kokate)