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COVID-19 handbook for journalists produced

When the Novel Coronavirus arrived, one of the essential things was to provide correct information about the virus and its spread, and highlight what was not true, while encouraging social distancing, promoting personal and hand hygiene. To enable journalists to play a leading role in raising awareness and providing people confidence by reporting accurately, fairly and with balance, the UNICEF Office for Tamil Nadu & Kerala and the Press Institute of India, Chennai, jointly produced in April a handbook for journalists, titled Coronavirus Disease Pandemic – A Handbook for Journalists, a useful guide.