An embarrassing error was made yesterday when the Education Ministry posted a photograph of Congress of the People (COP) political leader Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan and expressed condolences to the family of Dr Linda Baboolal.
Dr Baboolal, the first woman to hold the position of Senate President, died yesterday of pneumonia at the age of 78. A screenshot of the mistake went viral on social media with scores of people reacting with disbelief that such mix up could be made. The Ministry corrected the issue and then posted an apology.
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