COVID-19 Era: What’s Impact of the Lockdown on India’s Environment?

Journal of Chemistry, Environmental Sciences and its Applications

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Title COVID-19 Era: What’s Impact of the Lockdown on India’s Environment?
 
Creator R. Jadhav, Vikram
J.S. Aher
A.M. Bhagare
A.C. Dhaygude
 
Subject COVID-19
CPCB
Environment pollution
Lockdown
WHO
 
Description Background: The Novel coronavirus (COVID-19), which started in Wuhan (China) during December 2019, has spread to the rest of the world until now (July 2020). COVID-19 infections are more prevalent in developed countries rather than in the fast-developing, and underdeveloped countries. Now novel COVID-19 infection is a global health problem. In a fast-developing country like India, the incidence of coronavirus infections is increasing day by day. The fifth phase of lockdown has started in India to reduce the incidence of infection.Purpose: The purpose of this study of the impact of lockdown on the India’s environment, according to the literature survey from various research papers, news, social networking, government data (websites), etc., indicates that the lockdown helping to reduce transit in India and at the same time has a great impact on reduced pollution such as air pollution, water pollution, land pollution, etc., thus improving the balance of the environment after March 2020 onwards.Methods: In this work, we have used an online method using various online sources, which has mainly surveyed some important cities in India, have also studied the factors such as air pollution, river pollution, land pollution, etc. and its impact on Indian environment.Results: According to an online survey, lockdown has had a significant impact on the Indian environment, reducing the number of vehicles on the road that improving air quality, reducing river pollution, and having a positive impact on various fields. Lockdown has been very beneficial to the environment.Conclusions: The observations from various parts of the sources show that reduced pollution has also reduced the number of patients in hospitals, mainly jaundice (yellow fever), chikungunya, typhoid, respiratory diseases, etc. This review article explains the brief analysis of the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on India’s environment.
 
Publisher Chitkara University
 
Date 2020-11-08
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://jce.chitkara.edu.in/index.php/jce/article/view/76
10.15415/jce.2020.71001
 
Source Journal of Chemistry, Environmental Sciences and its Applications; Vol 7 No 1 (2020); 1-6
2349-7769
2349-7564
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://jce.chitkara.edu.in/index.php/jce/article/view/76/46
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Vikram R. Jadhav, J.S. Aher, A.M. Bhagare & A.C. Dhaygude
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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