Important decision of the state government for the cost of Corona test
➥Significant reduction in the cost of corona testing in private laboratories in the state will be implemented from today.
➥Test of RTPCR in a private laboratory which costs Rs. What used to happen in 1500 is now Rs. Will be done in 800 only.
➥Going home with a private laboratory or going to another hospital and taking a sample for the test which costs Rs. 2000 was levied but now it is Rs. Only 100 will be able to recover.
No. and CV / 102020 SFS-1 of the Department of Health and Family Welfare under the Epidemic Disease Act-1897 for the purpose of meeting the effects of Corona virus as well as the prevention and control of Covid-19 disease by the State Government. The Gujarat Epidemic Regulation – 2020 has been implemented in the state from the declaration of 13-03-2020.
The state government has taken a big decision in the wake of the rising Korona virus infection in Gujarat. The state government has reduced the rate of RTPCR tests of corona performed in private laboratories to 800. If you come home and do RTPCR test, you will be charged Rs. 1100. The state government had earlier charged Rs 1,500 for RTPCR test by going to the laboratory and Rs 2,000 for taking samples at home.