- Research agency Velocity MR surveyed 2100 people from 10 major cities of the country
- 52 percent of people are aware of types of coronavirus and things like prevention
Apr 01, 2020, 09:11 PM IST
Health desk. 84% of Indians believe that it can take from 6 months to 1 year to recover from corona. 75 percent of people are very concerned about coronavirus infection. At the same time, 52 percent people are aware of the types of coronavirus and how the infection spreads. These things have come out in the survey of research agency Velocity MR.
70 percent believe sick elderly are more at risk
The survey has been done on 2100 people from 10 cities of the country. These cities include Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, Lucknow, Ahmedabad and Jaipur. 70 people surveyed believe that older people who are already ill are at higher risk of coronavirus. However, according to 63 per cent, Corona can be defeated if cleanliness and necessary precautions are taken.
78 percent are following lockdown
According to Jaisal Shah, CEO of the research agency Velocity MR, 81% of Indians have started to wash their hands repeatedly to protect against coronavirus. 78 per cent of people are avoiding going to crowded places as much as possible. 72 per cent of the people surveyed said that they will be very careful while traveling in future.
25 percent not allowed from work from home
58 per cent of Indians said they could not buy everyday necessities, while 46 per cent of the people still had to move out due to jobs. In the period of lockdown, many companies have not yet provided work from home. 25 per cent of the people say that work from home has not been allowed towards the institute.