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Delhi caps cost of COVID-19 rapid screening at Rs 2,400 takes other actions

As the coronavirus tally continues to improve in Delhi at an alarming level, the Centre has taken numerous measures to comprise the distribute of the contagion in the national funds. The new actions arrive into impact soon after Union residence minister Amit Shah’s meeting with Union overall health minister Harsh Vardhan, Delhi main minister Arvind Kejriwal and Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal, through which it has been determined that the price tag of COVID-19 test be capped at Rs 2,400.

“As per course of HM @Amit Shah in providing aid to the typical guy higher stage skilled committee’s report on #Covid19 has been additional despatched to Delhi govt for required motion. It has been resolved to fix the take a look at price at Rs 2,400,” the Union property ministry spokesperson tweeted on Wednesday.

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The final decision comes as a way to improve screening in DelhiĀ and obtain quick benefits. The checks will be executed utilizing new Quick Antigen methodology authorized by ICMR June 18 onwards. The centre has established up 169 centres throughout Delhi for the fast tests of COVID-19.

1 of the most essential aspects to contain the spread of coronavirus is make contact with mapping and the authorities have boosted the method of tracing contacts in containment zones, which really should be accomplished by June 20.

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Arvind Kejriwal swept the Assembly elections in Delhi winning 62 of the 70 seats on Tuesday leaving the major rival BJP way behind.Twitter

Other measures taken by the Delhi authorities in check out of COVID-19 containment is to transform handful of inns into hospitals for the treatment of coronavirus sufferers. A short while ago, coach coaches were being turned into isolation wards for use in Delhi.