Help the victims affected by the pandemic

More than 1,16,000 people have died in India as of 20th October 2020. Since the outbreak of COVID-19 Unemployment rose from 6.7% to to 26%.The Indian economy was expected to lose over ₹32,000 crore (US$4.5 billion) every day during the first 21-days of complete lockdown, which was declared following the coronavirus outbreak. Please support our cause to Help our country move out of the crisis it is facing.

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About the cause: Covid-19

  • India witnessed an outbreak of the coronavirus, otherwise known as COVID19, or SARS-CoV-2 in late January 2020 when three Indian students travelled to the southern state of Kerala from Wuhan in China – the epicenter of the outbreak. All three tested positive for COVID19, confirming a local contagion.
  • Number of covid-19 cases as of October 9th 2020 :

             What are the symptoms of coronavirus?

  • Symptoms can include fever, cough and shortness of breath. In more severe cases, infection can cause pneumonia or breathing difficulties. More rarely, the disease can be fatal.
  • These symptoms are similar to the flu (influenza) or the common cold, which are a lot more common than COVID-19. This is why testing is required to confirm if someone has COVID-19. It’s important to remember that key prevention measures are the same – frequent hand washing, and respiratory hygiene (cover your cough or sneeze with a flexed elbow or tissue, then throw away the tissue into a closed bin).
  • How can I avoid the risk of infection?

Here are four precautions you and your family can take to avoid infection:

    • Wash your hands frequently using soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub.
  • Cover mouth and nose with flexed elbow or tissue when coughing or sneezing. Dispose used tissue immediately.
  • Avoid close contact with anyone who has cold or flu-like symptoms.
  • Seek medical care early if you or your child has a fever, cough or difficulty breathing.
  • Should I wear a medical mask?

 The use of a medical mask is advised if you have respiratory symptoms (coughing or sneezing) to protect others. If you don’t have any symptoms, then there is no need to wear a mask.

If masks are worn, they must be used and disposed of properly to ensure their effectiveness and to avoid any increased risk of transmitting the virus.

The use of a mask alone is not enough to stop infections and must be combined with frequent hand washing, covering sneezes and coughs, and avoiding close contact with anyone with cold or flu-like symptoms (coughing, sneezing, fever).

  • What is the best way to wash hands properly?

Step 1:Wet hands with running water

Step 2: Apply enough soap to cover wet hands

Step 3: Scrub all surfaces of the hands – including back of hands, between fingers and under nails – for at least 20 seconds

Step 4: Rinse thoroughly with running water

Step 5: Dry hands with a clean cloth or single-use towel