5-year-old boy struggles to fit into his school uniform after gaining weight during lockdown

  • A video footage of a 5-year-old boy trying to fit into his school uniform went viral on a Twitter-like social networking site called Weibo
  • It happened after spending four months at home due the coronavirus lockdown in China
  • His reaction captured the attention of millions of netizens

Several countries in the world had to impose a lockdown for a few months due to the continuous threat of the current global health pandemic also known as the C0VID-19.

Image via Sidu Video | Weibo

On social median last June 4, a video footage of a 5-year-old boy surfaced as he struggles to fit into his school uniform after being stuck at home during the coronavirus lockdown in China.

In the viral video, the boy can be seen sucking in his belly while his grandmother tries to button up his school uniform. He then smiled in relief after successfully putting on his shirt.

His funny reactions captured the attention of tens of millions of social media users in a Twitter-like social networking site called Weibo.

The video was captured in Anyang city of Henan province in central China, as per reports.

The boy’s mother also told Chinese media that his son now weighs about 50 kilos (7.87 stone) after spending more than four months at home due to the coronavirus lockdown in the country.

Meanwhile, many netizen have written down some comments to express their reactions towards the video and concerns over the health of the 5-year-old boy.

“This is so cute,” said one commenter.

“This is me when I’m trying on clothes,” according to one netizen who can relate to the situation.

Image via Sidu | Weibo

“Dear child, nobody should laugh at you about your weight. But a slimmer body would help you grow up happily and healthily.” another comment reads.

How about you? Can you also relate to this?