Bhubaneswar, Mar 22 (Local Wire): In the wake of Ministry ‘Janta Curfew’ on Sunday and State Lockdown till March 29 in five districts and eight cities of Odisha, the law abiding citizens have been mandated to remain at home.
Here are a list of things you could do to fight the boredom along with COVID19 threat during the self-quarantine period.
One of the most interesting and entertaining activities to do during the lockdown is to grab a bucket of popcorn and watch all the movies you always wanted to.
With no one to bother and nothing to worry about, it is a good time to just lie down and enjoy your favourite movies.
2. Learn something new
This is the best time to pick up an activity and learn a new skill like weaving, stitching, playing an old instrument, yoga, writing, cooking etc.
Make the best of the times that you’re getting to develop a new skill and become productive.
This lockdown period could be a good time to devote some hours for selfcare at home.
In the wake of the lockdown, it might be difficult to visit a beauty parlour and avail your monthly skin and hair care routine.
The best way to not miss on that could be learning home remedies on how to get a glowing skin or dense silky hair and practice that at home!
4. Start a New Series
This is the perfect time to start the popular Netflix series that all your friends talk about and recommended you.
Catch up on all the Series gossip and get yourself updated with the new Netflix and Amazon prime series that are trending.
You’ll be so hooked that you wouldn’t realise how boring being quarantined feels like.
5. Catch up with your old friends on Whatsapp, Facebook and Instagram
Remember your school friends who always complained that you didn’t have time to talk to them? This is the time to text them and know their how-abouts.
Nothing is more soothing than talking to your friends and remembering good old times.
6. Read a book
Social-distancing could be a blessing in disguise for all the literature lovers who have been carrying an un-read book list all their lives.
It’s the perfect time to buy online books and pick up your kindles to start a new book.
However, it is important to keep yourself updated and aware.
Refrain from believing and circulating fake news and follow trusted sources like WHO’s official website, Health and Family Welfare Website by the Government of Odisha and media outlets like Localwire.me for authentic information.
Don’t neglect your heath and follow a healthy diet and disciplined routine to stay fit and energised to fight the COVID-19.