Vidya Balan encourages people to make masks at home from saree

Updated: May 08, 2020, 07:18 | Pratiksha Mestry
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    Vidya Balan has bee doing her bit to educate everyone through social media. From asking people to donate to encourage them to create masks at home, Vidya Balan has been doing it all ever since the lockdown has started. All pictures/Celebrity Instagram account.

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    In of the posts, Vidya Balan was seen struggling to set up a frame for her videos. She wrote, "When you have to set the frame yourself and then you see a table corner popping... which I try n push out of frame ,without shifting position. 2 ) And thats me trying settle my saree and hair for the shot ... P.S: Both times i was waiting for everything to be in place,before i started recording...but it obviously seems like my phone camera has a mind of its own and likes to #ShootAtSight #LockdownLessons #YouCanDoItOnYourOwn [sic]" It seems like the actress has good sense of humour.

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    Speaking about the charity, and helping people during these difficult days, Vidya Balan also asked her social media followers to watch out for India's biggest concert to fundraise for coronavirus. "From my home to yours. Watch me on India’s biggest fundraising concert - #IForIndia, a concert for our times. Sunday, 3rd May, 7:30 pm IST. #SocialForGood
    100% of proceeds go to the India COVID Response Fund set up by @give_india [sic]"

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    Later, she also thanked everyone for participating and being a part of something really good. "From our hearts to yours. Thank you for watching. Thank you for responding. Thank you for donating. I for India started out as a concert. But it can be a movement. Let's continue to build a safe India. A healthy India. A strong India. I for India. Please continue to donate. [sic]"

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    Vidya Balan asked people to make their own masks with their help of one saree, which will provide multiple masks from one single attire. "#ApnaDeshApnaMask #ApnaDeshApnaMask #HomeMadeMasks @apnamask @startupsvscovid P.S: Ek purani saree ko kar bahut saare masks ban sakte gain. [sic]"

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    Thank you, Vidya Balan, for being such an inspiration amid the lockdown.

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Vidya Balan, during the lockdown process, has been giving some good DIY ideas to her social media followers. We have pictures