In an encouraging note, Tezpur University is developing face shields for medical staff as a protective measure against COVID-19. These face shields can be worn by medical staff who have been relentlessly fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic since its outbreak in the country while approaching patients.
The University is planning to provide these face shields to nearby hospitals of Tezpur.A video was shared on the official YouTube page of Tezpur University where Dr. Nayan M Kakoty, Associate Professor of Tezpur University, is seen explaining the face shields.
The face shields are developed by faculty members: Dr. Nayan M Kakoty, Associate Professor, Dept. of Electronics & Communication Engineering, Dr. Durlav Sonowal, Assistant Professor of the same department, Dr. Rosy Sarmah, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering and Prof. Pabitra Nath, Dept. of Physics with the active support from TU administration and other members of the University.Image/ Video Courtesy: Tezpur University YouTube Channel.