With too much time in hand and not enough to do, people have started observing things very closely. (Source: @HaramiParindey/ Twitter)
Most of India is under lockdown to slow the spread of the Covid-19 virus, but unused to being at home for such long periods of time people are discovering unusual things they never noticed before and are sharing them on social media.
People have been documenting their life at home on TikTok and sharing the 'realities of work from home', but people are also sharing things the unusual things they've learned while being cooped up at home.
Here are some of the funny tweets shared by people on how they are spending their life during lockdowns:
— Distant Narcissist (@narcissistvibes) March 24, 2020
— Quarantined Chikna (@Madan_Chikna) March 24, 2020
— Bade Chote (@badechote) March 24, 2020
Instagram stories in quarantine time: pic.twitter.com/Nb3g4qp2U0
— Bakwas Rider 🏍️ (Wear helmet at the back also) (@BakwasRadio) March 24, 2020
— Hunटरर ♂ 🥳 (@nickhunterr) March 24, 2020
Quarantine day 10:
Today I learnt that the guys dancing behind SRK in Yeh Dil Deewana song are also SRK. pic.twitter.com/rYD2UAWWET
— Pakchikpak Raja Babu (@HaramiParindey) March 23, 2020
Poore din Twitter, Facebook Instagram pic.twitter.com/palZkGycUu
— Manish ➐ (@Man_isssh) March 23, 2020
— Rudra Trilogy (@saptak81) March 23, 2020
Quarantine Day 1
Quarantine Day 14 pic.twitter.com/ooOdhGWR82
— Jetha Lal (गोकुलधाम वाले) (@lolJetha) March 23, 2020
when people finally appreciate your wisdom & knowledge for movies in this lockdown and call you up for recommendations. pic.twitter.com/AZ9o4lrrZX
— Bawaal (@BuntyBawaal) March 23, 2020
Quarantine day 8
Netflix - bhai aaj thodi der amazon dekh le.
— BING (@ya_jhakaas) March 22, 2020
*Day 7 of Quarantine*
Bina Mummy k bole hi paani ki Bottles bhar kar fridge me rakh di
— N I T I N (@theNitinWalke) March 22, 2020
*Quarantine days till now*
- Lays ke bade packet main 31 chips hote hain: 6 bade wale + 20 normal + 5 tukda + baki chura
- Pankha off karne ke 1 min 6 sec baad rukta
- Maggie banne ko 4 min 42 sec lagte
- Mere bathroom main 113 tiles hain: 41 grey + 72 white #QuaratineLife
— 𝓐𝓶𝓪𝓷 𝓚𝓾𝓶𝓪𝓻 𝓡𝓸𝔂 (@DatingWithBooks) March 22, 2020
As states shut doors to break the chain of transmission of Covid-19, the government has announced it will penalise those flouting lockdowns. The Epidemic Diseases Act of 1897 lays down punishment as per Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code which says that the flouting of orders can lead to imprisonment up to 6 months or a fine up to Rs 1,000, or both.
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