Police and doctors have become synonyms with frontline soldiers in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. They are pulling out all the stops to prevent the spread of the contagious virus. Now, to ensure the uninterrupted supply of face masks for frontline corona warriors and needy persons, Delhi police have started sewing masks.
In a video posted on the official Twitter handle of Delhi Police, several policewomen could be seen stitching the face masks.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appreciation of police work during Mann Ki Baat will definitely boost our morale. The Delhi Police are determined to maintain its motto of ‘Shanti, Seva, Nyaya,” read the caption.
प्रधानमंत्री श्री @narendramodi जी द्वारा #मन_की_बात कार्यक्रम में पुलिस के कार्यों की सराहना निश्चित रूप से हमारा मनोबल बढ़ाएगी। 'शांति, सेवा, न्याय' के अपने सूत्र वाक्य को अपना आदर्श बनाये रखने के लिए दिल्ली पुलिस संकल्पित है। #DilKiPolice#MannKiBaat @PMOIndia @HMOIndia pic.twitter.com/xQJU7XFyAp— #DilKiPolice Delhi Police (@DelhiPolice) April 26, 2020
In the 58-second long footage, a caption says, “Thousands of masks are being prepared, sanitised and distributed to frontline corona warriors and needy persons”.
Since the post was shared, it has been viewed over 1 lakh times and over 3, 000 users have liked the clip.
Netizens were impressed by the gesture of cops and appreciated their untiring efforts. One person said, “We Salute you and your efforts. Jai Hindustan Jai Hindustani #jeetegaindia #Covid_19india”.
Another user said, “It is very touching n we all are very grateful to the police for such good n hard work..... you make us proud.”
See some other reactions:
V nobel gesture :)— Sagar Singh (@Sagarsinghkalsi) April 26, 2020
Jai hind supper se bhi uper— umed Choudhary (@umedsingh10288) April 26, 2020