Nepal | August 08, 2020

Bollywood diva Shilpa Shetty supports ‘Mask Up Challenge’, shares picture wearing mask

Himalayan News Service
Share Now:

KATHMANDU: Urging netizens to wear mask to protect people from the effect of COVID-19, Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty Kundra has come in support of ‘Mask Up Challenge,’ an initiative by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).

The 45-year-old star took to her Instagram, wherein she is seen supporting the healthcare initiative by BMC while sporting a blue face mask, and a crewneck tee-shirt.

Along with the picture, the Dhadkan actor wrote, “Mat samjho isse ek useless task, Bahut zaruri hai thik se pehenna apna mask! Let’s do our bit to defeat #COVID19.”

The actor also extended her gratitude to the BMC for initiative, and noted, “Extending gratitude to @my_bmc for this wonderful initiative.”

According to ANU, earlier in the day, BMC tweeted, “And losing is not an option! #MaskUpChallenge #WearAMask #NaToCorona #MaskIsMust.”

Check out her post here: https://www.instagram.com/p/CB0SW-uBBN3/


Follow The Himalayan Times on Twitter and Facebook

Recommended Stories:

More from The Himalayan Times:

VTM crunch hits Banke

Nepalgunj, August 6 The shortage of Viral Transport Medium used for collecting and transporting swab samples has hit the health offices in Banke. The local levels bought the VTMs and offered them to health offices as they did not have it. Mayor of Nepalgunj sub-metropolis Dhawal Shamsher Ra Read More...

Media face hard times in Chitwan

Chitwan, August 6 With economic activities down in the wake of the COVID-19 menace, media have been adversely impacted here of late. The advertisement market has declined so drastically that media hardly get anything by way of revenue. This has resulted in the media industry dwindling. Four Read More...

Dhangadi sub-metropolis sets up isolation ward

Dhangadi, August 6 Dhangadi Sub-metropolitan City has established an isolation ward for treating COVID infected people in Sudurpaschim Province. The sub-metropolis brought the isolation ward with 80 patients in operation. There are 12 separate beds for females and 68 for males. Similarl Read More...

Nuwakot issues prohibitory order effective from today

TRISHULI: Nuwakot authorities have decided to enforce a prohibitory order in the district amid the heightening risk of coronavirus infection. People's mobility and public service delivery have been heavily cut down in all local levels of the district. A meeting of the Crisis Management Centre Read More...

FNCCI

FNCCI forms committee to resolve disputes

KATHMANDU, AUGUST 6 The Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) has formed a committee to resolve the organisation’s annual general meeting (AGM) and election disputes. A virtual meeting of FNCCI today decided to form a six-member panel to study and finalise the orga Read More...

6,000 migrants apply for free rescue from abroad

KATHMANDU, AUGUST 6 Six thousand migrant workers who have lost their jobs in nine different countries, including in Malaysia and the Gulf nations have applied at their concerned embassies to be rescued by the government for free. According to the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Secur Read More...

1,466 Nepalis brought home

KATHMANDU, AUGUST 6 As per the working guidelines on rescuing vulnerable Nepalis who have been stranded abroad due to the coronavirus pandemic, 1,466 Nepalis were repatriated home by this evening. These stranded people arrived through nine chartered flights. According to Devendra KC, genera Read More...

gold prices

Gold hits fresh record

KATHMANDU: The price of gold hit yet another record to reach an all-time high of Rs 102,500 per tola in the domestic market on Thursday. As per the price list published by the Federation of Nepal Gold and Silver Dealers’ Association, the yellow metal’s price increased by Rs 1,100 a tola from Read More...