Utility News: Rapid antigen test of COVID-19 can now be done in Rajasthan for only Rs 50
In Rajasthan, now any person can get the rapid antigen test of COVID-19 done for Rs 50. The Ashok Gehlot government of the state has fixed the maximum rate of rapid antigen test of Kovid-19 in private testing laboratories in the state at Rs 50 per test (inclusive of GST and all taxes).
Principal Secretary to the Government Vaibhav Galaria has given this information. He said that keeping in view the resolve of the State Government to provide easy and accessible test facilities to the general public at low prices, this rate has been fixed as per the proposal of the committee constituted by Sawai Mansingh Medical College. He said that the prescribed rates will be applicable with immediate effect.
Galaria also directed to ensure strict compliance with the order and take action against the concerned in case of disobedience. Significantly, the number of people infected with the coronavirus in Rajasthan is increasing very fast.