Electricity boxes given facelift in pandemic prevention efforts

As the whole country comes together to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, electricity boxes along streets in Hanoi have become works of art, creating a new look for much of the capital as part of pandemic prevention efforts.

Electricity boxes in Hai Ba Trung district in Hanoi have been given a new and unique look from vivid artworks to encourage doctors and nurses to fight the COVID-19 pandemic on the frontlines.

The job has been carried out by the Veterans Association of Hai Ba Trung District in cooperation with the Youth Union of Bach Khoa ward. 

 

The electricity boxes are decorated with vivid images and slogans that are familiar and easy to understand, helping people raise their awareness and be more responsible in pandemic prevention. 

The creative and unique images not only spread messages about COVID-19 prevention among the community but also contribute to beautifying the capital’s streets./.

Source: VNA

 
 

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