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Life Sciences student creates “mask extenders” for the Punjabi community in Brampton

​Simrat Arri, a life sciences student who is currently volunteering at a an NGO called Amar Karma has seen first hand how South Asians have been disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.

Arri along with the South Asian Taskforce decided to make “mask  extenders ” which would make mask wearing more accessible to people with turbans and hijabs.

Amar Karma Organ Donation Society is Canada’s first South Asian non-profit organization www.amarkarma.org

Read full omnitv story here: https://www.omnitv.ca/on/en/medical-student-creates-mask-extenders-for-the-punjabi-community-in-brampton/

story originally published at www.omnitv.ca 

 

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