Cloth Masks for COVID-19: What You Need To Know

As COVID-19 prevention measures are brought into place nationwide, health authorities and some governments both in India and abroad are suggesting the use of face masks by all citizens when venturing out in public. But what kind should you use with a shortage of N95 masks hitting the market? 

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Remember! A Mask Alone Won’t Protect You

The use of a mask on its own cannot protect you against COVID-19 infection. You must supplement it with other precautions like respiratory hygiene, frequent hand cleaning with soap & water and/or alcohol-based rubs, and physical distancing.