Hyderabad: While the entire nation is fighting with Covid-19 pandemic, some tribal villages in Telangana’s Nirmal district are free from the deadly covidvirus.
The three villages in Nirmal district of Telangana- Pentadari, Ippacharmi and Lakshmi Nagar of Saarangapur mandal, are not aware of the covid-19 virus which is affecting innumerable death and infection throughout the Country.
According to reports, not one of the tribal individual in these villages have been contaminated or died of coronavirus. The villagers imagine that this is because they consume Ambali which is a nutritious meal, followed by strict restriction and norms.
The villagers say gravel meals or Ambali which is wealthy in vitamins, coupled with robust way of life and arduous work are saving their lives for fairly a very long time. They say that they eat Ambali three times a day because it saves their lives.
According to government reports, “There isn’t even a single village that’s free from the Covid-19 an infection and states are preventing 1000’s of instances every single day. Maharashtra, which is close to the state stays one of the worst affected.
The tribal individual have been accustomed to take Raagi or Ambali or Jonna (Jowar). Ambali are well-known liquid meals that are thought-about essentially the most nutritious meals in Telangana for many years.
Besides taking Ambali three times a day the individuals of the villages don’t allow outsiders to enter their villages. They additionally don’t step outside their house after 6 pm and enter into homes solely after taking tub utilizing heat water with turmeric to eliminatre the infection.
Another vital purpose being said attributed to their hygenic way of life is that they grow naturally cultivated greens and fruits. This food items and Ambali are wealthy in vitamin and is the secret of their immunity towards any infection.
Pentadari village headman says Ambali and self cultivated food items defend them from any virus.
In Ippacharmi village, a 85 year old local physician Dondhanna prepares a Kashayam by utilizing 21 medicinal herbs from forest to struggle any infection.
The villagers distribute the liquid Kashayam to each home as its consumption protect them from any disease. They don’t even get gentle signs like common cold or temperature.
As the neighbouring states are falling prey to the virus, the Aadivasis wrap an enormous sized hankerchief known as Thuvvala in their local dilect round their faces. They strictly keep away from features, gatherings and maintain physical distance.