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

Authors

  • 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

Keywords:

Knowledge, Attitude, Covid as Pandemic diseases

Abstract

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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2023-12-31

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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. http://irjmss.com/index.php/irjmss/article/view/182

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