Even after the country went into lockdown from March 25, Ganesh Reddy, who runs the Citizen Foundation, a non-profit organisation in Ranchi, Jharkhand, noticed that people in the city were just not following the rules of social distancing while stepping out to buy groceries and other essential supplies. “I realised that since we had no vaccine, the only way to stop COVID-19 was through social distancing. Staying away from each other was key,” says Reddy. “So, I decided to make a pictorial presentation of the minimum distance required to be safe from the infection.”
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