KATHMANDU: Three schools in Bangad Kupinde Municipality of Salyan district have been shut down following the detection of COVID-19 amongst lecturers and college students of the schools, on Sunday.
As many as 16 new instances of the an infection have been detected throughout the three schools of the municipality, which has prompted the authorities to droop in-person instructing studying inside the faculty premises for per week.
It has been learnt that 46 samples had been collected from the schools for testing, amongst which 16 got here out constructive, Govinda Kumar Pun, mayor of the municipality, was quoted as saying in Rastriya Samachar Samiti.
Swab samples of all the scholars, lecturers, and staffers have been assembled and dispatched to the Surkhet-based PCR laboratory for testing,” he added. “The schools will not come into operation until all the individuals associated with the schools test negative for the respiratory contagion.”
Many of the schools in the nation have resumed in-person lessons amid lowering instances of the an infection. However, schools stay at increased threat of COVID-19.
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