16 students test Covid +ve

16 students test Covid +ve

Eight schools were closed for two days after 16 students were found positive for Covid today. - File photo

Shimla, October 19

Eight schools were closed for two days after 16 students were found positive for Covid today. Seven students were found infected in Una, four in Kangra, three in Bilaspur and two in Hamirpur district.

The attendance has increased from 48 per cent on September 27 when schools were opened for the students of Class X and XII to 62 per cent. Students of Classes VIII to XII of government schools are being taught offline.— TNS

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