Spokeperson Mabrook on Friday has revealed that it is now possible to test 350 COVID-19 people per day. He also highlighted that the tests are being conducted in two laboratories.
According to Mabrook between 250 to 350 tests can be done at IGMH. He also noted that Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) testing machine at Police forensic lab is also being utilised for testing COVID-19.
The approval to use PCR machines was given on Thursday by Health Ministry and 50 samples per day would be tested through this machine. Regarding to this Mabrook has said 350 tests can be contacted per day and Mabrook also revealed that work is underway to bring in more machine to do testing.