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Over 131,000 PCR tests done so far

UPDATE:  A total of 131,527 PCR Tests had been done in Sri Lanka so far from February 18 and the highest number of PCR Tests, 36,101 had been done at the Medical Research Institute (MRI).

The Health Ministry said 2,500 PCR Tests were done in a day in Sri Lanka by now and the 22 laboratories perform PCR Tests. The details were revealed during the COVID-19 Control Action Committee Review Meeting held at the Health Ministry under the patronage of Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi.

The spokesman said a total of 27,915 PCR Tests had been done in the community so far since April and only 392 samples were found positive for COVID-19. The samples were collected from open society.

The committee consists of medical administrators, SLAS officials and 35 specialist doctors.

The committee held discussions and took decisions on the all required action that is needed to be taken in connection with preventing and controlling COVID-19, he added.

 


Over 131,000 PCR tests carried out in Sri Lanka so far-Time: 16:01

A total of 131,527 PCR Tests had been done in Sri Lanka so far from February 18th and the highest number of PCR Tests, 36,101 had been done in the Medical Research Institute (MRI), health Ministry spokesman said.

According to the spokesman, a total of 2500 PCR Tests done within one day in Sri Lanka by now and the number of laboratories perform PCR Tests are 22. The details were revealed during the COVID-19 Control Action Committee Review Meeting held at the Health Ministry recently under the patronage of Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi.


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