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BMC to procure 100,000 Covid-19 antigen testing kits for speedy results

At present, RT-PCR tests are being used to detect infections, but the results of antigen tests will be comparatively faster, the civic body said

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BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation  | Coronavirus

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 



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According to the BMC, in a government resolution dated June 22, the state government has permitted the use of rapid tests.

The will purchase 100,000 antigen testing kits to ensure speedy results for suspected Covid-19 patients, an official said on Wednesday.

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First Published: Wed, June 24 2020. 16:34 IST

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