A video of Punjab Police officials dancing to Bari Barsi to educate masses about the novel coronavirus outbreak has gone viral on the internet.
Screenshot from the video posted on Twitter by DGP Punjab Police Dinkar Gupta.
Punjab Police has come up with an interesting video to spread awareness about the novel coronavirus. It is getting a lot of love from the netizens.
Shared on Twitter by Punjab Director General of Police Dinkar Gupta, the clip shows several Punjab police officials dancing to a rehashed version of Bari Barsi. They tweaked the lyrics of the Punjabi folk song so as to educate masses about the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Officer Dinkar Gupta shared the video with the caption, “A message from the entire PunjabPoliceInd to all. We urge all to follow the instructions. Wash your hands frequently, Stay at home and maintain social distance to stay safe. Request you all to share this video across to increase awareness amongst everyone.”
Check out the video here:
A message from the entire @PunjabPoliceInd to all. We urge all to follow the instructions. Wash your hands frequently, Stay at home and maintain Social Distance to Stay Safe. Request you all to share this video across to increase awareness amongst everyone. #PunjabFightsCorona pic.twitter.com/eWxKkEfzWq
DGP Punjab Police (@DGPPunjabPolice) March 21, 2020
In the video, Punjab Police shared dos and don’ts one must follow to control the spread of the novel coronavirus while performing bhangra. It urged people to cover their mouth while coughing and avoid shaking hands.
Impressed with the video, netizens flooded the tweet with several comments. Many users praised the Punjab Police’s innovative effort to spread awareness. “Superb effort,” a comment read. “So impressive, beautiful,” read another comment.
Check out more reactions on the video here:
Good one paaji.
Prasoon (@__Prasoon_) March 21, 2020
Pawan (@Pawan19jan) March 21, 2020
Good ,proud of #punjabpolice
GurdasDahot.inc (@gurdasdahot) March 21, 2020
So impressive… Beautiful
Neelam Lodha (@NeelamLodha3) March 21, 2020
Wonderful way to convey a deep message
Abhishek Gupta (@Abhishe91163342) March 22, 2020
Since being posted, the video has garnered over 73k views.