JTA urges parents not to send ill children to school in light of dengue outbreak

As the country grapples with an outbreak of dengue, the Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA) is urging parents not to send their children to school if they are showing signs of illness.

Children are among the many suspected cases of dengue across the country.

Speaking with IRIE FM News, JTA President Leighton Johnson says parents must act responsibly to ensure their children’s health and that of others.


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