As a countrywide lockdown has been imposed to contain the spread of coronavirus, some people are stepping forward to help those in need. A Delhi-based veterinarian student has displayed her Good Samaritan spirit by feeding stray dogs at night, at the time when these speechless creatures are left with no source of food. Also Read - Coronavirus New Strain Can Infect Your Eye Cells, All You Need To Know
A student named Vibha Tomar has stepped up in the time of adversity by helping the canines on the streets. “I love animals since my childhood as I am a veterinary student. So it is my responsibility to help them,” Tomar told ANI. Also Read - Remdesivir May be Dropped From COVID-19 Treatment Soon, Says Ganga Ram Hospital Chairperson | Here's Why
Unequivocally, people are facing many problems during the lockdown but the condition of many stray animals, who survive on bits provided by restaurants and other people, is grim during this period. Also Read - ITBP Personnel Plays Soulful Tune on Mandolin, Dedicates It to COVID-19 Warriors | Watch
“Since coronavirus started spreading, people started staying at their homes but the animals are still suffering the most. Earlier, people used to come and give them something to eat… but now they (stray animals) are having a very hard time. So, I decided to give them food and I am doing my bit,” said Tomar.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day lockdown in the entire country last month in a bid to deal with the spread of coronavirus.
COVID-19 cases in India crossed 5,000, having doubled in the past five days, even as the death toll from the virus went past 150 to end the day at 165.