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Aug 14 (14:18) Indian Railways sets up foot-operated handwash kiosk at Bengaluru station. Twitter loves it (
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Indian Railways recently posted pictures of their new foot-operated handwash kiosk at Bengaluru }} Krishna Priya Pallavi New DelhiAugust 14, 2020UPDATED: August 14, 2020 11:47 IST Pictures shared by Ministry of Railways on TwitterEver since the pandemic began, people have been coming up with ingenious ways to practice social distancing and prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. Most of these inventions are incredible and ensure safety during these times.One such idea was recently introduced by the Indian Railways and left the Twitter impressed. Ministry of Indian Railways tweeted pictures of their newly-installed foot-operated handwash kiosk at the KSR Bengaluru station of South Western Railway.They tweeted the images with the caption, "Our Safety is in our hands! Foot operated Handwash KIOSK designed keeping in mind COVID precautions, installed at KSR Bengaluru station of South Western Railway (sic)."Take a look at the tweet:Our Safety is in our...
hands!Foot operated Handwash KIOSK designed keeping in mind COVID precautions, installed at KSR Bengaluru station of South Western Railway.— Ministry of Railways (@RailMinIndia) August 13, 2020The images show a handwash kiosk with the sign that reads, "Touch free hand wash." The kiosk comprised of four basins, each having a water and a soap dispenser. At the bottom of the kiosk, one can also see two pedals one for dispensing water and the other for soap.After the tweet was shared by the official handle of Ministry of Railways, it instantly went viral. Many netizens took to the comments section to praise the initiative by the ministry.See some of the comments:Very Good Work Indian Railways— PRABAL HINGWASHIYA (@PRABALHINGWASH1) August 13, 2020Amazing.. Hats off— Satyaa Vachan (@Satyaa_vachan) August 13, 2020Good initiative.. keep done in all railway stations....— GORLA SRINIVASU (@srinivas_gorla) August 13, 2020Awesome— rj13sumit (@sam4ruu) August 13, 2020Great initiative— Lone warrior (@lonewarrior2020) August 14, 2020Great— Ajit Vadnerkar (@ajitvadnerkar) August 14, 2020Great work in covid situations— Satyarth Sharma (@Shsat___94) August 14, 2020very good— kishor kulkarni (@kishork98091985) August 14, 2020It is Achievement Of Indian Ministry Of Railways— Abhinav Harshith A (@AbhinavHarshith) August 14, 2020At the time of writing this article, the tweet had already managed to garner more than 2.3k likes.Meanwhile, India saw a single-day increase of 66,999 cases on Thursday, because of which the country’s coronavirus tally rose to 23,96,637, while the death toll climbed to 47,033.ALSO READ: Coronavirus: Hands-free sanitising facility in Kerala. Shashi Tharoor's tweet is a hit on the internetALSO READ: Covid Go Away: US Farm creates unique 13-acre corn maze.newsltter-iframe{ height:160px; margin-top:5px}@media (max-width:530px){.newsltter-iframe{ height:225px}}@media (max-width:528px){.newsltter-iframe{ height:240px}}@media (max-width:341px){.newsltter-iframe{ height:260px}}.comment-vuukle-count{padding-top:0px!important} .section-left-bototm{margin-top:0px!important}
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