170 lives have been claimed by the Coronavirus in China, according to BBC. That’s 38 more deaths than yesterday. News of the deadly infection has shaken up the world and people are taking whatever precautions they can from the virus.
So much so that people in China are taking unusual measures to make sure they are safe. Pictures of people using everyday items like empty water jars and plastic sheets to cover themselves have flooded social media, reports The Indian Express.
Have a look:
— C 0 N T Λ G I 0 N W Λ V Ξ (@inteldotwav) January 28, 2020
— C 0 N T Λ G I 0 N W Λ V Ξ (@inteldotwav) January 29, 2020
— C 0 N T Λ G I 0 N W Λ V Ξ (@inteldotwav) January 30, 2020
— Sean (@seanglavin) January 28, 2020
— MoiMême (@RasgoCom) January 30, 2020
What kind of protection is this?? 🙄 pic.twitter.com/GHawe4JF2b
— Potemkin Hırsızı (@Ptmknhrsz) January 29, 2020
— Infant turd powder (@zhanginu) January 29, 2020
This father and little girl in #杭州 #Hangzhou found an astronautical way to recycle water jugs in order to help combat the Earth's #coronavirus
I wonder whose idea it was; daddy's or daughter's?
I'd wear that white helmet like "The Stig" from Top Gear. pic.twitter.com/EOSIF6N1e0
— CIAspy 🌀 (@CIAspy) January 29, 2020
— Onome Igugu (@tsbcomng) January 29, 2020
This women is taking protection to the next level. SHE’S WEARING A PLASTIC BAG OVER HER HEAD. Save yourself from the virus perhaps, but risk suffocation in the process… #china #coronavirus #CoronaOutbreak pic.twitter.com/Dcz4SsG0Ud
— Edward Lawrence (@EP_Lawrence) January 27, 2020
— 🖐May justice prevail👆 (@lmschu_cp) January 27, 2020
— idq0572 (@idq0572) January 26, 2020
Today, one person from Kerala was tested positive for Coronavirus. It is the first confirmed case of the infection in India. Here’s taking an opportunity to ask everyone to take preventive measures that have been issued by the Ministry of Health recently.