Advisory on Conjunctivitis & water-borne diseases

Dear Parent,

In view of a sudden upsurge in cases of Conjunctivitis & water-borne diseases in the
city, kindly follow the Do’s & Don’ts as mentioned below:

Guidelines to protect yourself from Conjunctivitis:

  • Hygiene is the key
  • Wash hands frequently
  • Do not touch eyes
  • Do not share towels,
  • handkerchiefs or bedding
  • Avoid contact lens
  • Do not self-medicate
  • Avoid public places, specially,
  • public swimming pool

Guidelines for water-borne diseases:

Water-borne diseases spread due to consumption of contaminated water, ice or food.

  • Eat home-cooked fresh food
  • Maintain good personal hygiene
  • Use ORS solutions to prevent dehydration
  • Visit a health facility in case of vomiting , jaundice & fever.

In case your ward has the above symptoms, kindly inform the Class
Teacher & DO NOT send her/him to school to avoid further spread of

God Bless & stay safe.