Ronit Roy’s DIY mask video goes viral amongst Black Lives Matter protestors for safety reasons and to evade facial recognition

By | June 1, 2020

Actor Ronit Roy, in the month of April, dropped a video on his Instagram showing his followers how to use T-shirts at home in order to make DIY masks to keep safety amid coronavirus outbreak. As there was a shortage of protective gear, this video helped many. Now, the same video is going viral in The United States Of America for a completely different reason.

Ronit Roy’s DIY mask video goes viral amongst Black Lives Matter protestors for safety reasons and to evade facial recognition

Since the protestors are out in the open, many have been pepper-sprayed, are being attacked by rubber bullets, etc amid the protests. Now, Ronit Roy’s video comes in picture. As cops are using facial recognition to identify the protestors, the latter is using the video to keep themselves safe amid the global health crisis due to pandemic, keep safe from being pepper-sprayed, and to evade facial recognition.

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For unversed, the US is currently in headlines as citizens of the country are protesting against racial injustice after a man George Floyd was killed by a cop. The cop was arrested and has been charged with third-degree murder. Meanwhile, citizens of the country and in other parts of the world are supporting #BlackLivesMatter protests against police brutality.

Here is the video:

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