Vol. 2 (2) Dec. 2020

Article ID. JHSSR-1076-2020[2]

Women Striking Balance between Work and Personal Life during COVID-19 Pandemic: A Case Study of National Capital Region of India

Veenus Jain and Pallavi Mohanan


Women; Pandemics; Balance; Stress; Work-life

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This study analyses and draws out valuable insights on how women juggle between work-life during the pressing circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic in National Capital Region of India (Delhi-NCR) and aims at reviewing the challenges women face to achieve a sound psychological and physiological balance in their lives. The research aims at studying working women and homemakers in Delhi-NCR to understand the challenges they faced during the sudden emergency of COVID 19 in maintaining work life balance and the parameters that helped them overcome these challenges. In order to achieve the desired outcome of the challenging role played by women as wives, mothers, sisters, daughters, daughter-in-law’s, grandmothers along with being a working woman; the research aims at understanding the mental and physical barriers they faced on a daily basis and the factors that stressed them the most.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.37534/bp.jhssr.2020.v2.n2.id1076.p67