Setting an example for the rest of the world while it itself struggles to contain the fast-spreading COVID-19, Italy is currently breaking the Internet for its humanitarian work. Initiated by the residents of one lane in Naples, the city soon saw people hanging “supportive basket” filled with food from their balconies for the homeless. Also Read - How Novel Coronavirus Affects Your Nervous System?
The videos and pictures currently going viral on Twitter show cane baskets with strings attached to them, hanging across the streets from the balconies of various houses. “If you can, put something inside. If you can’t, take something,” read the message attached to these food baskets. Also Read - Virus May be an Invisible Enemy, But Our COVID-19 Warriors Are Invincible: PM Modi
It is heart-warming to know that as the country fights its worst battle with the pandemic in the world, it has not forgotten its less fortunate even under a severe lockdown. Since shops, restaurants, businesses and public gatherings continue to remain shut, the residents of Naples have left Twitterati inspired as other countries too practice the essential lockdown. Also Read - Over 8,000 COVID-19 Cases Recorded in India For Second Straight Day, Total Tally Goes Beyond 1.90 Lakh Mark; Death Toll at 5,394 | 10 Points
Check out the heartwarming pictures and videos from Naples, Italy, that are currently winning hearts across social media:
Italy is the country worst hit since the beginning of the global coronavirus pandemic as it recorded another 766 fatalities on Friday. The overall death toll now stands at 14, 681 and over 4,000 patients are reportedly in intensive care. However, hope seems to be around the corner for Italy as lastest reports suggest a slowing down of the new cases in the last 24 hours.
Here’s sending prayers and hoping for a speedy recovery of all the patients worldwide!