Faridkot, October 16, 2023: As per media reports, 24 cases of chickenpox were reported in two private schools of Jaito town here.
According to the news published in The Tribune, two private schools of Jaito town here will remain closed for the next one week after 24 cases of chickenpox were reported.
DC Vineet Kumar said Health Department teams were on high alert and were keeping a constant watch on the situation.
While 24 students of these two schools have showed the symptoms of chickenpox, an alert has already been sounded in 15 other schools of the town and Health teams deputed there, the DC said.
-The Tribune reported.