METHODS OF EDUCATING PEOPLE AND PROVIDING PUBLIC AWARENESS AND ENCOURAGING PUBLIC COLLABORATION TOWARDS CORONA VIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19)

22 Oct 2022
  • Head & senior Scientist, KVK, Baramati, Pune-413115.

Abstract

This study was done by Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Baramati in the year 2020-2021. One of the activities is public education and information dissemination by using local media and other methods. But little is known about level of public awareness of the disease and its prevention methods. So, this study generates important information regarding the level of public awareness of the disease which in turn contributes to designing better mitigation strategies. Hence this study was conducted to explore for educating peoples and providing awareness in public and also for encouraging public collaborations towards COVID-19 among residents of Western Zone, Maharashtra, India specially villages near by Baramati tahasils. Most participants mentioned common symptoms of the disease. Participants indicated different modes of transmission of COVID-19, explicitly; hand shaking, hugging, sitting together, contact with droplets during coughing and sneezing, making contact with infected air and objects, skin penetration and sharing clothes. 95%peoples under this study completed their Vaccination within the time.


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[Y. L. Jagdale and Dr. Dheeraj Shinde (2022); METHODS OF EDUCATING PEOPLE AND PROVIDING PUBLIC AWARENESS AND ENCOURAGING PUBLIC COLLABORATION TOWARDS CORONA VIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19) Int. J. of Inov. and App. Res. (10). 01-06] (ISSN 2348-0319). www.journalijiar.com


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