Hyderabad Police Wear Virus Costumes to Push 'Stay Home' Message

Police in Hyderabad have taken to wearing virus costumes while directing traffic, in a push to raise awareness about the coronavirus in the city, and remind people of the restrictions in place to fight the spread of the disease.

Hyderabad Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar said traffic policemen wearing the virus masks would be at various junctions in the city.

A 21-day national lockdown began in India on March 25. Credit: Hyderabad City Police via Storyful