Anushka Sharma took the Safe Hands Challenge of the coronavirus outbreak and urged people to maintain proper hygiene to stay safe. The actor posted the video of herself washing her hands, as recommended by the healthcare professionals, on her Instagram stories.


In the video, the ‘NH10’ actress can be seen thoroughly cleaning her hands with soap, as has been advised by WHO and doctors across the world to prevent spreading the coronavirus. In the video, the actress can also be seen advising people to wash their palms with extra care and not waste water while washing their hands.


Deepika Padukone also took the safe hands challenge and tweeted a video where she can be seen washing her hands while wearing a mask as a precautionary measure.


Deepika, who was nominated for the challenge by Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), posted the video and wrote, “Thank you Dr. Tedros, for nominating me for the Safe Hands Challenge! COVID19 surely is an uphill health and public safety task, but all of us are in this fight together!”


On the professional front, Anushka was last seen in Aanand L Rai’s romantic comedy-drama ‘Zero’ where she shared screen space with Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif. The ‘PK’ actress has not announced any upcoming projects as of now but her production house Clean Slate Films will back Netflix’s web-series ‘Mai’.


Deepika, on the other hand, was last seen in ‘Chaapak’. She will next be seen in Kabir Khan’s ’83’ along with Ranveer Singh. She also has been roped in for the Hindi remake of the Hollywood hit ‘The Intern’, where she will share screen space with Rishi Kapoor.