Centre warns against usage of N95 masks with valves
NEW DELHI: The Centre warned all the state and union territories against the usage of N95 maks with valved respiratory by people. It warned that the usage of N95 masks will not prevent the virus from spreading and detrimental to the measures taken to contain the virus.
The Director-General of Health Services in the Ministry of Health wrote a letter to the states that it is observed that the inappropriate usage of N95 masks with valves other than the designated health workers. The DGHS advised using the homemade protective covers for face and mouth. Click the video for more information.