The second wave of Coronavirus has caused havoc across the country. The government is issuing advisory from time to time and is telling people how to prevent its infection. Mask has been described as the most effective way to prevent infection. It has been told by the government that people should use double masks while exiting the house to protect from double mutant variants.
In such a situation, the question arises that which two masks should be used at a time. How to apply mask In response to these questions, it has been told by the central government what kind of double mask should be there. The Union Health Ministry explained how the double mask should be used and what not to do while applying the mask.
Must do it:
- If you apply a double mask, it should have a surgical mask and the other should be a double or triple layer mask made of cloth.
- The mask should be applied in such a way that it should remain above the nose and cover the entire mouth and nose well.
- While applying the mask, care should always be taken that you do not have any difficulty in breathing after applying the mask.
- Surgical mask should be used only once and the cloth mask should be washed regularly.
- Firstly surgical mask should be applied. A triple-layer mask of clothes should be applied over it.
Don’t do it:
- Two masks of the same type should not be used. That is, there is no benefit from applying two surgical masks.
- Similarly, there is no benefit of applying two cloth masks.
- The same mask should not be used for two consecutive days. Masks of clothes should be washed regularly.
- The mask you use to go out of the house, should not be used at home.