There is a dialogue between you and your friend about the importance of keeping safe distance and wearing mask to prevent of COVID-19
Jarif : Hello, Shifat, how’re you, my friend?
Shifat : Fine. Thanks you. What about you?
Jarif : I’m also fine. I think, you want to say something>
Shifat : Yes, I’m worried about the COVID-19 pandemic. I don’t know much about it. Could you tell me about the disease?
Jarif : Sure! COVID-19 is a disease caused by a new strain of coronavirus. It is a highly infections respiratory disease
Shifat : Then I think, it spreads through close contact with an infected person.
Jarif : Right! The virus that causes COVID-19 is mainly transmitted through droplets, generated when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or speaks. And, if a person inhales or comes to close contact with the droplets , he/ she will be affected too.
Shifat : Is that all?
Jarif : No, dear, A person can also become infected by touching a contaminated surface and then touching his/ her eyes, nose, or mouth before washing his/ her hands.
Shifat : Well, What are the symptoms of this disease, and who are mostly at risk of this disease?
Jarif: Fever, sore throat, dry cough, losing sense of smell, diarohoea, breathing problem etc. are the symptoms. This disease is often more severe in people above 60 years or with health problems like lung or heart disease, diabetes, or conditions that affect their immune system.
Shftat : Oh, no! Then it is a deadly disease. What is the cure of it? How can we protect it?
Jarif : Actually, the disease has no treatment yet. So, we should take some precautions against it. Shifat : What’re they?
Jarif : Washing hands frequently with soap for about 20 seconds, eating healthy food, wearing a mask in public, doing some physical exercise and maintaining social distance can help us prevent this diseases.
Shifat : We all have to follow these rules. We have to maintain personal hygiene. Avoid crowd places and stay home.
Jarif : Right you’re!
Shifat : Thanks a lot.