haryana school covid news: Haryana: 54 school students COVID-19 positive in Karnal test

haryana school covid news: Haryana: 54 school students COVID-19 positive in Karnal test

KARNAL: Fifty four students from a school near here have tested COVID-19 positive for suspension of classes and other academic activities, an official said on Tuesday. Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Karnal Yogesh Sharma said that three students of Sainik School Kunjpura had tested positive for the virus on Monday, after which the Health Department took samples of 390 students and staff members of the school for testing.

“Reports showed that 54 students are COVID-19 positive,” Sharma said.

Deputy Commissioner Nishant Kumar Yadav said that the school building and its hostels have been declared as a control area.

The Sainik School is run by the Sainik School Society under the Ministry of Defense and the students stay in the hostel.

The Haryana Education Department reopened schools for classes 3-5 from 9-12 and 24 February in December last year.

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