Priya's Mask: Indian animated superhero fights COVID-19 disinformation - DW News.

An animated film about a young woman who fights coronavirus misinformation is out today. "Priya's Mask" sees Indian comic book superhero Priya, confront fake news around the pandemic and highlight steps people can take to reduce the risk of infection. In India particularly, unverfied claims around the benefits of drinking warm water, herbal remedies and spices as a means to ward off the coronavirus have spread rapidly on social media. The animated film in addition to a comic book challenges these claims and does more. Here's a small peek.

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