Pune Man Spends Rs. 2.89 Lakh on Gold Mask, Unsure of its Effectiveness
GUWAHATI: Masks, apart from being a part of the necessary protective gear, have now also become an accessory.
It is essential for one to cover their face to protect themselves from the novel coronavirus, but one man has taken the ‘Golden rule of safety’ too seriously to make social and style statements.
A man in the Pimpri-Chinchwad region of Pune uses a mask made of gold. Shankar Kurade got a gold mask made for himself and Social Media platforms were set ablaze with his pictures going viral.
Shankar’s mask cost him a whopping Rs. 2.89 lakhs and is quite thin with minute holes it to help him breathe however, he himself is not very sure of its effectiveness.