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50% of Indians don’t wear a mask, only 7% wear it correctly: Ministry of Health

Dais Newsfeed | 21/05/2021 10:47 AM | Click to read full article

32% of the people do not cover the nose | 10% have it on the chin | 1% wear a mask on the neck and only 7% wear it correctly covering the nose, mouth, chin and with a clip-on nose.

Tamil Nadu, Meghalaya Tripura, Manipur, Nagaland, Sikkim, Mizoram are states showing a rise in cases and rise in positivity in the last three weeks, the health ministry official said.