AAP MLA Raghav Chadha Sunday launched the Delhi authorities’s large-scale RT-PCR testing drive from Old Rajinder Nagar by way of COVID-19 cellular testing vans.
The cellular coronavirus testing vans would lengthen free COVID-19 testing facility to residents.
At the cellular testing van launched at Old Rajinder Nagar Sunday, greater than 170 folks, together with Mr Chadha himself, acquired their RT-PCR assessments carried out for COVID-19 in 4 hours.
“At the mobile van, a person is required to only share their name, phone number and address to register for the test. The test result will be sent to their mobile phone within 24 hours,” Mr Chadha stated.
Increased RT-PCR testing is an efficient method of realizing simply how a lot has COVID-19 unfold in Delhi, the Rajinder Nagar MLA stated.
“We don’t want to be a mere statistic, but take proactive and effective steps to contain the further spread of this dreadful pandemic. I urge citizens to please get tested as and when they exhibit the slightest of symptoms. That can go a long way in saving many lives and containing the spread,” Mr Chadha stated.
Over the previous few weeks, Delhi has reported large every day spikes in coronavirus instances. The complete variety of instances has climbed to five,23,117 and deaths to eight,270.