Odisha Receives 6000 Rapid Test Kits
For the first time, rapid COVID19 test has started for the residents of Bhubaneswar. Odisha has received 6000 rapid testing kits from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in the first phase, informed State Health Secretary Nikunja Dhal.
#Odisha has received 6000 rapid testing kits from ICMR in 1st phase. Blood taken from a person & tested in a kit can show if he/she has developed any antibodies related to #COVID19. If -ve, it’s fine but if it shows +ve, RT-PCR test of throat swab will be done: State Health Secy pic.twitter.com/Mfbr8RwJ3W
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