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    Newspapers not Covid-19 carriers, say top scientists

    Newspapers not Covid-19 carriers, say top scientists

    Over the past week, there have been WhatsApp messages and forwards — stating that newspapers can be avenues of infection. But this has been roundly refuted by health experts and doctors. Nivedita Gupta, chief epidemiologist at ICMR said Covid-19 is a “respiratory infection” and there is “no risk” of catching it through newspapers and packages.

    PM Modi says newspapers carry tremendous credibility, appreciates media’s contribution in tackling Covid-19

    PM Modi says newspapers carry tremendous credibility, appreciates media’s contribution in tackling Covid-19

    In a video conference with over twenty journalists and stakeholders from print media from across the country on Tuesday, PM Modi underlined the importance of social distancing and asked the media to generate awareness about its importance.

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