On Thursday, netizens got their dose of life hack after business tycoon Anand Mahindra shared a DIY technique of making a face mask. The global outbreak of COVID 19 (Coronavirus) has led to a shortage of face masks in many places around the world. As a result, people are unable to buy masks to protect themselves. Anand took to Twitter to share a hilarious yet jugaad video and captioned it as, “Voila. No more shortage of masks?? And I thought Indians were the masters of jugaad!” Also Read - Chinese Scientists Discussed Weaponising Coronavirus Five Years Before Pandemic: Report
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The video, which is doing rounds on the internet, shows a woman making a DIY facemask out of simple tissue paper and a rubber band. She takes a square piece of a white tissue paper and folds it in a fan-like shape. She then takes two rubber bands and fastens them at either side of the tissue with a stapler. Also Read - Kangana Ranaut Feels She Will Not Last More Than a Week After Instagram Deletes Her Post Threatening To Demolish Covid-19
Watch the video here:
Replying to Mahindra’s tweet, a Twitter user wrote, “Sir.. this Idea was long back displayed on TikTok by an Indian…so.. Indians are still masters of jugaad”. Anothe rone wrote, “Please no! That doesn’t work. We are talking about sizes in microns! Please don’t promote jugaad! We as a country should move away from jugaad! Jugaad leads to complasency , incompetence! And no desire to strive to be the best!”
Check out some of the hilarious reactions and suggestions here:
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