MOH moots Covid screening for education sector

THE Health Ministry has recommended that the education sector conduct Covid-19 screening on students and staff after 11 of the 18 clusters from March 26 to April 1 were education clusters.

Health Director-General Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah in a statement today said of the 11, six were found in education institutions under the Education Ministry – three colleges, a religious school, a boarding school and a secondary school.