Social Distancing

On Tuesday when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a total lockdown in India for 21 days, he stressed upon one thing over and over - that in order to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, Indians will have to practice social distancing. And ration shops around the country seem to have taken that instruction a bit too literally.

Elderly Italian people, while most of them live by themselves, are not isolated, and their life is characterised by a much more intense interaction with their children and younger population compared to other countries.

The risk of toxicity is dependent on daily dose and duration of use. At recommended doses, the risk of toxicity up to 5 years is under 1% and up to 10 years is under 2%, but it rises to almost 20% after 20 years.

Difficulty in breathing, pain or pressure in the chest, cold, clammy, pale and mottled skin, becoming difficult to rouse, blue lips or face and little or no urine output are some of Covid-19 infected patients.

"The objective of this staggered metro services plan is aimed at facilitating all stakeholders with effectiveness and to promote 'social distancing', which is very much required to contain spread of coronavirus," DMRC said in its statement.

In the video, he gave a detailed view of the activities happening inside the Mumbai airport and lauded the authorities for their responsible acts with 'strictness and cleanliness'.

Amid the outbreak of coronavirus in the country, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday issued guidelines for home quarantine.