NEW DELHI, March 5 -- Women have been among worst affected by the coronavirus pandemic, given rapid and sudden changes in work life and at home. They have, however, displayed unique resilience through most of the past year.

As per a survey conducted by Reliance General Insurance, which commissioned by research agency Nielsen, in February, there has been positive change among women towards health insurance following the pandemic, with many looking at health policies as preferred financial products to protect themselves against any medical emergencies.

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The online survey took responses from 547 women across tier-I, II and III cities in the age group of 21-45.

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