|  |  | 

India Top Headlines

Coronavirus: State Test Facilities in India | India News


NEW DELHI: India reported 2,17,353 new Covid infections reported in the past 24 hours, the highest peak in a single day so far. With this, the total Covid count has risen to 1,42,91,917. 1,185 victims were also reported, according to updated data published by the Union’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Overwhelmed by the number of infections,
State governments have imposed many restrictions. On Thursday, Delhi announced a weekend curfew.
In Maharashtra, the Janta curfew is in place to control the growing number of cases.
To facilitate the detection of the coronavirus outbreak in the country, India has established 2,458 testing laboratories across the country. Of these, 1231 are government laboratories and the rest are privately managed. RT-PCR tests are being carried out in 1,419 laboratories of these laboratories. Here’s a complete list of testing labs (government and private) across the country.

Times of India