The coronavirus pandemic has brought out the worst and the best in people all over the world. With recent scenarios showing doctors being pelted with stones for doing their jobs and quarantined people refusing to undergo screening, we see a ray of hope in a few who take it upon themselves to be responsible. One such example is an elderly man from West Bengal, who decided to quarantine himself after he showed signs of fever. Also Read - Corona Quarantine: Jack Black's Shirtless #StayAtHome Dance Takes Internet by Storm
The difference here is that the man from Nabadwip in Nadia district of West Bengal, decided to undergo quarantine on a boat in the river. Shared by news agency ANI, the man can be seen sitting by himself eating food and just basking in the sunshine away from everyone else. Also Read - Do Re Mi Lyrics From The Sound of Music Get a Coronavirus Twist; Bring Back Memories
The man had returned from a visit to his relative’s place in Habibpur and was suffering from fever. After a doctor adviced him to undergo 14 days of quarantine, he was stopped from entering the village by villagers and had to take shelter on a boat. Also Read - Andhra Pradesh Cops Take Yamraj's Help in Spreading Awareness About Coronavirus Pandemic
The man has been hailed by many for what he is doing, and even though there are centres for those under quarantine, most feel that he is safest where he currently is.
As coronavirus cases worldwide near the 1 million mark, it becomes everyone’s responsibility to stay in quarantine.