Hubli: Kids Test + V, Hubli, Dharwad School Seal | Hubli News – Times of India

Dharwad: school children They seem to be more susceptible to Covid-19 in the third wave as reports coming in from districts in North Karnataka suggest that many of them are testing positive.
Shanteshwar High School in Aminabhavi village, 15 km from here, was sealed by the authorities on Tuesday after 13 students tested positive.
Dharwad Rural BEO Umesh Bommakkanwar confirmed the development and said that necessary steps are being taken to isolate and treat the infected students.
The authorities have sealed the post-matriculation backward classes and minorities hostel after several prisoners tested positive.
a school in Hubli was also sealed.
Eight students of St. Antony’s Public School at Siddheshwar Park in Hubli tested positive.
Following this, classes were suspended and the school sealed, the district officials said.
This is the third school in Hubli to shut down due to the spike in Covid cases among children.
The railway school was closed in the third week of December after a student and a teacher tested positive. In genome sequencing, it was revealed that both had contracted Omicron.
Chetan Public School, located near Akshay Nagar in Hubli, was also closed after 11 high school students tested positive.
‘Protect the children’
JDU leader in the memorandum submitted to DC here on Tuesday Shrishailgouda Kamatar The district administration has been urged to take steps to protect the children from infection.
Kamtar said schools are slowly becoming Covid-19 clusters, causing panic among parents.
With the infection spreading rapidly in Bengaluru and hence the government has adopted strict rules like closure of schools and effective implementation of COVID-19 protocols, he said: “An expert team should be constituted which will guide the school management on timely measures. be able to guide should be taken and the health of the students needs to be closely monitored.”