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News of Covid on TV, Facebook can make you less informed

India Updates | 12/04/2021 09:46 PM | Click to read full article

People who trust television and Facebook to provide them with accurate news about the coronavirus pandemic are less knowledgeable about Covid-19, according to a new study.

On the other hand, the most trusted news sources were government websites (42.8 per cent), followed by television (27.2 per cent), and health system communications (9.3 per cent).