Perceptions and Attitudes of the General Public Regarding the Outbreak of Covid-19 in Pakistan


  • Azra Shaheen Lecturer, Gulf Nursing College DG. Khan, Pakistan. Author
  • Uzma Siddique Charge Nurse in Allama Iqbal Teaching Hospital, Dera Ghazi Khan. Author
  • Dr. Allah Wasaya Babbar Elementary School Teacher, Govt. High School, Qasba Gujrat, Pakistan. Author
  • Dr. Muhammad Ahsan Assistant Professor, Department of English, Ghazi University Dera Ghazi Khan, Pakistan. Author


Knowledge, Attitude, Covid as Pandemic diseases


At the end of December 2019, Wuhan, China, reported the first signs of a COVID-19 epidemic. After spreading swiftly throughout China, it reached 209 nations in Asia, Europe, Australia, and America, including Pakistan. The United Nations reports that over a million people have been impacted globally and that over 50,000 people have perished. Around the world, various actions have been taken to monitor COVID-19. Despite having fewer resources, Pakistan has also taken strict measures to contain the COVID-19 virus, including building specialized hospitals, testing labs, quarantine facilities, COVID-19 awareness programmes, and smart lockdowns. It also outlined the government’s attempt to fight this deadly pneumonia. This study aimed to determine Pakistani people’s attitudes, perceptions, and knowledge about COVID-19 diseases.


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Perceptions and Attitudes of the General Public Regarding the Outbreak of Covid-19 in Pakistan. (2023). International Research Journal of Management and Social Sciences, 4(4), 235-244.

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