DRDO, Wipro 3D creates a full-face shield for the health of doctors who treat patients with Coronavirus

As we have mentioned, there are several changes in the world that are taking a toll on people in fray amid coronavirus outbreak. The first and greatest item of equipment to cope with coronavirus is a face shield to protect the nose and mouth because it is the way the virus reaches the body. The virus mainly targets the respiratory system and therefore face masks are required.

by Hari Aditya

Updated: Apr 07, 2020 19:08 IST

Tags: India Corona
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A New Face Shield in the Town

As we reported, there are many worldwide changes that are taking a toll on citizens in fray amid coronavirus outbreak. A face mask to cover the nose and mouth is the first and biggest piece of equipment to deal with coronavirus as it is the way the virus enters the body. The virus mainly attacks the respiratory system and thus includes facial masks. There is, however, a scarcity of face masks in the world, and other countries needing aid. Though most of us use the handmade masks in most situations to defend ourselves against the hideous virus. In this sense, DRDO has created a complete face shield in partnership with Wipro 3D to be given to doctors and medical staff dealing with patients with coronavirus, which aims to prevent them from being directly infected

 

DRDO officials said they've also equipped emergency personnel with helmets, full-body uniforms, and other PPEs. Meanwhile, India registered 354 new cases bringing the count to 4,421 cases in the last 24 hours and 117 fatal cases till Tuesday.

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