Mumbai Police posts Andaz Apna Apna meme to share message on wearing face mask
In order to fight the novel coronavirus, health professionals have been urging people to wash hands regularly and wear a mask as a necessary precaution while going outside. These are the only two ways in which people can ensure to keep the virus at bay. Well, Mumbai Police took to Twitter today to stress upon this fact with the most hilarious meme inspired from the film Andaz Apna Apna. Mumbai Police posted the meme on their official Twitter account through which they urged people to wear a face mask so that they can protect themselves and others. Mumbai Police shared the tweet with the caption, "Smart Boy! #MaskApnaApna #WearAMask #MaskProtects #MaskIsAMust (sic)."
The meme was inspired from Paresh Rawal's infamous dialogue from the movie Andaz Apna Apna - "Teja main hoon, mark idhar hai (I am Teja, the mark is here)." Mumbai Police took the dialogue and gave it a funny twist and changed it to, "Teja main hoon, mask idhar hai (I am Teja, and the mask is here)." The meme also had, "#MaskApnaApna" written on it. In the film, Paresh Rawal plays a double role, and the same was depicted in the meme too with a funny yet important twist. In the image shared by Mumbai Police, one of his character wore the mask and the other didn't. After the post was shared, many people loved the innovative way Mumbai Police used to impart the vital message of wearing face masks. At the time of writing this article, the tweet had already garnered more than 370 likes.