||Indian Journal of Preventive & Social Medicine (IJPSM) is a Scientific Indexed Journal published as a departmental venture for the last 50 years from the Department of Community Medicine, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India. This is a Peer-Reviewed Journal of Community Medicine, Epidemiology, Public Health, Health Management, Health Promotion, Family Medicine and Administration. The journal publishes papers, original research articles, and editorials on Preventive Medicine, Community Health, Health Promotion, Family Medicine, Health Management, Medicine and Allied branches of Medical Sciences including Health Statistics, Biostatics, Nutrition, Epidemiology and Health Services Research. The IJPSM full test articles are available online at https:// www.ijpsm.co.in with free access to its contents with no subscription or pay per view fee required from the readers for reading online IJPSM publications. We have already received the International standard serial number (ISSN). We are already indexed with Index Medicus for Southeast Asia Region (IMSEAR), International Impact Factor Services (IIFS), Scientific Indexing Services (SIS) ID: 6650; Directory of Research Journals Indexing (DRJI); Pub Med (Selected Citation only*), Google Scholar.