Jharsuguda, Jan 14: Few schools in Jharsuguda is now bringing panic for students and guardians. As many as 19 high school students from Laikera block have tested positive.
Inspite of all precautions and standard operation procedure the positive cases in some recently opened high schools have been a matter of concern in the locality.
As per the data of district education officer, Kalpana Panda, ‘8 students from Hemsagar High School, Pakelkhol, 9 students from job Oriented High School, Sahaspur and 2 from Saletrika High school have tested positive.
Affected students have been advised for home isolation and the premises concerned have been well Sanitised’. Other students are undergoing thermal screening and swap test, she adds.
To note that few days ago, 11 technical students of an institute located at Brundaban colony had tested positive. This trend of corona has put guardians in the locality at a fix to send their wards to school.