Karachi people to get Covid-19 test report in 10 minutes

By: News Desk      Published: 11:45 PM, 18 Apr, 2020
Karachi people to get Covid-19 test report in 10 minutes

The reports of coronavirus test will be provided within 10 minutes in Karachi, the worst-hit city of Sindh province.

The process was witnessed by Special Assistant to CM Sindh Waqar Mehdi, who underwent the test at the facility in district South. The special assistant, who tested negative, was provided with test results within 10 minutes.

Later, Waqar Mehdi chaired a meeting of rapid response coronavirus test where Deputy Commissioner (DC) South briefed that he had formed special teams to conduct rapid testing in the district.

“We will try to conduct maximum testing in the district using this process,” he said.

It was also decided to increase the number of isolation wards in district South to provide better facilities to those contracting the virus.