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16 May 20
Warning: Please mute this feed today if you cannot handle reality.

#MigrantLivesMatter Stories of an India that most of us don't want to admit it exists.

600 workers denied an exit from Bangalore today. No guarantees of when they'll reach home. (1/n)

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Group of construction workers thrown out by their employer. House owner increased rent, didn't return advance. They are cycling to Motihari, Bihar from Bengaluru (2/n) #MigrantLivesMatter Image
They have tried everything possible, train, vehicle, Seva Sindhu. Now cycling home from Bangalore to Bihar. They had few packets of dry noodles & empty water bottles for company. #MigrantLivesMatter
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17 Mar 20
Made some hand sanitizer with guidance from @WHO

Nice #Science lesson to keep yourself and your children engaged at home during social distancing. Try it…

2/n Follow the thread for details.


• Isopropyl alcohol 99.8%
• Hydrogen peroxide 3%
• Glycerol 98%
• Sterile water
• Essential oil for fragrance (only if you need it)

You should be able to find them at a pharmacy or scientific equipment store.
3/n Note:

• Glycerol is used as a humectant to keep skin soft
• Hydrogen peroxide is used to inactivate contaminating bacterial spores in the solution and is not an active substance for hand antisepsis.
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