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Watch | Class 10 student makes face shields for Delhi police

A video on face shields designed by a class 10 student for Delhi police

Schools cross the country have been shut down due to the pandemic. A Delhi student has used this time to make face shields for the police.

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Face shields protect police personnel from getting infected by coronavirus while interacting with people. Zareb Vardhan, a class 10 student, has designed the protective equipment using 3D printers.

He purchased the 3D printer with his pocket money. His study room was transformed into a face shield production area. He says that over 10 such face shields can be made in one day using the machine.

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100 face shields were donated to Delhi Police Commissioner S N Shrivastav. Shrivastav presented a Commendation Letter and expressed his gratitude to the student.

Zareb is also in the process of making an advanced N-95 mask.

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Printable version | Jul 6, 2020 7:52:40 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/class-10-student-makes-face-shields-for-delhi-police/article31959506.ece

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