People keeping their distance in the Griftpark. Photo: DUB

Careless with corona rules: ‘My mental health is more important’


The number of corona infections is rising, especially among young people between 20 and 24 years. There have been several hotbeds in college towns, but in Utrecht, infections among students seem to take place mainly in the private sphere. Although some students are strictly following the rules, others feel it’s very difficult to think about the 1.5-metre rule in the supermarket, at the bus stop, at the university, and especially among friends.