Vaccinating against infodemic
‘Vaccinating against infodemic’ is a write-up by Professor Dr. P.K. Rajesh, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Academic and International Affairs, AIMST University.
Professor Dr. P.K. Rajesh has proposed six measures that the government and public could adopt to control the Covid-19 pandemic and the attendant infodemic. According to him, infodemic happens when a person or a group of people’s opinion or belief or understanding is considered as facts, and the false news or misinformation spreads virally.
The article was published in the columnist section of the News Straits Times (NST) on 25th May 2021. Click here to read.