COVID-19: Role of Media and Issues Faced By Media”

  • Dr. Geetali Tilak


COVID-19 has spread to all over the world. Huge number of territories and countries is suffering from this issue and try to deal this pandemic situation. The first case of the corona virus infection is reported in India on 30th Jan 2020 in Kerala. First Lockdown is announced on 24th Mar 2020 by prime-minister Narendra Modi. The government trailed it up with lockdowns in 75 districts where COVID-19 cases had observed as well as all major cities. Media plays an important role for the nation in this epidemic situation. This article discussed about the role of media in this COVID-19 period. It also discussed about the challenges/issues faced by media.