Xenophobia in the Post-Corona World

After the outbreak of corona, virus of Xenophobia has raised its head. It may remain here with us even in the post corona world. Human Right watch, United Nations secretary General Antonio Gutters said that the pandemic continues to unleash a tsunami of hate and Xenophobia, Scapegoating and mongering fear in people; Secretary General has urged governments to act now to strengthen the immunity of our societies against the virus of hate. It is not novel to the history of mankind. Whenever a pandemic has unfurled over the world, it has left scars in the shape of Xenophobia.

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Myths and Pandemic Chaos

It is a heart-rending reality that the whole world is going through a very tough time. There is lock-down. There is fear. There is leisure. There are speculations. There are false researches with false results. There are rumors. All these things are enough to bring psychological problems in human beings, for example, research tells that corona symptoms are revealed within fourteen days and within these days every slight disorder in body is considered as if corona has attacked. Everyone starts thinking that he has been corona-affected even if there is light cough or flu. This calamity disturbed everyone psychologically which is not good especially for Pakistan as research already has told that 85% people are mentally disturbed here in Pakistan. Coronavirus pandemic has brought a lot of other troubles too.

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