Coronavirus In India: Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Delhi, Chandigarh, Odisha Make Masks Compulsory

  • 4 years ago
As the number of coronavirus cases rises in the country, many states have made wearing masks compulsory when stepping out of the house. Legal action will be initiated against violators. The decision has been taken in line with health ministry’s advisory asking people to cover their nose and mouth with a handmade and reusable face cover when they step out. States which have made wearing masks compulsory are Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Delhi, Chandigarh and Odisha. The total number of confirmed cases in India has reached 5734 with 166 deaths being reported.