Guntur Municipal Commissioner Siddhartha Jain on Sunday directed the Deputy Commissioner to serve show-cause notices on four teachers for dereliction of duties in the Pulse Polio programme and take disciplinary action against three others. Lakshmaiah working at Upper Primary School at Sangadi Gunta, P. Anuradha and V. Indira Revi were absent at the designated centre. He also served show-cause notices on L. Jawahar Babu, Esther Rani, M.D. Feroz and K. Ravi Shankar for dereliction of duties.

Out of 12,954 children, 12,462 were covered.