Hyderabad: Three teachers of the minority Gurukul Boys School tested positive for the virus on Thursday.
Officials said the school has about 40 teaching and non-teaching staff. Officers were alerted after positive tests by staff members.
COVID-19 tests were conducted on all students and staff members. The school had more than 100 students doing 8th, 9th, 10th grade and intermediate courses.
Health officials collected swab samples of students and staff and sent them for testing. Officials said they came to know that some students were suffering from fever. He said that strict action will be taken against those who are negligent in following the COVID-19 protocol.
It is worth mentioning here that, in view of the graduation MLC election to be held on March 14, the Vikarabad MLA conducted a political campaign at the Gurukul Boys’ School on Wednesday.