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How much social distancing is safe?


As everybody is aware of social distancing which is very necessary for all of us to keep ourselves safe.
The goal of social distancing is to lower the spread of COVID 19.
Social distancing is a public health practice that aims to prevent sick people from coming in close contact with healthy people to reduce opportunities for disease transmission.
Social distancing means avoiding mass gatherings, and maintaining distance  from others when possible."
This means "no hugs, no handshakes."

But how much social distancing is safe?
Britain has changed the rule of social distancing, reducing the gap of 2 meters to 1 meter. In us, this distance is 1.8 meter while several countries are following 1 meter only.
The further you are, the fewer droplets will be exposed to. One meter only prevents you from being exposed and 2 meter reduces your exposure. But the risk is not zero.
But you have to take care of other things also like use masks, use sanitizer.

Social distancing includes:

.                 Avoid crowded places.
The schools, colleges are remain closed.
Avoid meetings with large gathering.
All functions are being canceled.
     Visiting loved ones by electronic devices instead of in person.
         
Keep yourself safe and maintain social distancing.



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