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

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