THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Public Education Minister V Sivankutty said the list of teachers who have not received the Covid vaccine will be released in the afternoon. The action has hardened following the confirmation of Omicron in the country.
“The district-level tally of teachers who have not been vaccinated will be released this afternoon. Society has the right to know how many people have not been vaccinated. The Education Department will take further action once the Chief Minister’s announcement is ordered. Unvaccinated teachers and non-teaching staff will receive a justification notice. Those who have not been able to be vaccinated must undergo a RTPCR test once a week and present it to the authorities concerned, ”said the Minister.
Unvaccinated teachers will not be encouraged in any way. Those with health problems should produce proof. The Minister said that everything necessary to protect the health of children will be done in collaboration with the Ministry of Health.
Meanwhile, the chief minister had previously clarified that unvaccinated teachers and government employees could not receive free treatment. The government has also ordered strict action if no health issues are detected after examining unvaccinated teachers.
WITH HEALTH PROBLEMS,