Meet The Businessman Who Wears A $4000 Coronavirus Protection Mask Made From Real Gold
6The jeweler delivered
In 10 days his jeweler came back and delivered his new gold mask. The mask cost him Rs 2.89 lakh which is roughly $4000. Nearly 55gms of gold were used in making the mask. Another reason why he had it made was to complement the rest of the jewelry he wears when he goes out.
7He steps out in style
Whenever Mr. Kurhade steps outside he does so with style. Yes, the businessman loves to cover himself in gold ornaments before leaving the house. His fingers have solid gold rings along with his gold bracelets and watches. Now to add to the collection is his new gold mask that completes the ensemble.
8This does grab eyeballs
The mask does attract a lot of attention whenever Mr. Kurhade steps outside. People stare in awe of the mask which is odd as Mr. Kurhade is always covered in gold ornaments. They stop, stare, and even ask for selfies with the man. This is usually seen in the market areas Mr. Kurhade visits.
9But is it safe?
The question on many people’s minds is that is this mask even safe to use? And the answer is maybe. According to some sources, there is a layer of cloth inside the mask and Mr. Kurhade himself said that the mask has tiny pores that let him breathe. We’re not sure how good it will be to prevent COVID-19.
10The mask is not what he needs
According to Mr. Kurhade, the mask is not the only thing that can protect him. He believes maintaining social distancing measures and keeping your hands clean is also vital to fight the coronavirus. The mask is just an added layer of protection for the man. He also said that he had donated to many charities during the pandemic.