ADK Hospital which is a privately own medical hospital operated by ADK enterprises has put in COVID-19 testing machines into there hospital.
According to a tweet made by the hospital, a Roche Lightcycler PCR systems have been installed in the hospital. The hospital said this would add several 100 tests per day to the national testing capacity for COVID-19 in the Maldives.
It’s has been stated by Dr. Ibrahim Afzal testing capacity must increase in order to detect the number of COVID-19 patients during the surge. If in case the capability is not put in place at this time. The government may have to go into a surveillance mode.
As the number of cases rises efforts are put in by private firms to assist the government on COVID-19 outbreak.