Conduct coronavirus test for free, ICMR urges private labs

The Hindu
The Council says it is pressing into action two rapid-testing units at Odisha and Noida which can test 1,400 samples a day.

The Union Health Ministry has made it mandatory for private institutions to notify COVID-19 patients while the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has appealed to private labs which have approached them to offer the test…