If the mask made of gold was not enough as a show of wealth then here comes the diamond-studded mask. After Pune resident, Shankar Kurade’s gold made mask we now have a diamond-studded ultra-luxurious mask. Now, wonder it has come from the diamond city of India Surat.
A jewelry shop in Surat is selling diamond-studded masks for the to be brides and grooms as they go to tie the knot amidst pandemic. The price of the mask starts from Rs 1 lakh and go up to Rs 4 lakh. The masks come at a time when Surat ha started to emerge as the new hotspot for coronavirus in the state. The city on average is reporting 737 cases daily.
The manufacturer of the mask says that these diamonds masks are very helpful especially to make the wedding look different. Surat which is the diamond hub of India is known for 90% of the world’s total rough diamond cutting and polishing. Thus, such creativity is not something you should be surprised to find here.
While these masks may be an eye-catcher for some time or show of wealth to satisfy ego it is nothing more than a waste of money. At this time of crisis, the focus should be on larger things like helping those who can’t sustain if you have more then enough.