The Jharkhand federal government on Tuesday slashed the optimal price of RT-PCR tests for COVID-19 to be charged by personal labs to Rs 1,500, authorities said.The state government on June 29 had actually capped the rate at Rs 2,400
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Ranchi, Sep 15: The Jharkhand government on Tuesday slashed the maximum rate of RT-PCR tests for COVID-19 to be charged by personal labs to Rs 1,500, officials said.The state federal government on June 29 had actually topped the rate at Rs 2,400
The choice was taken in view of the fall in rates of the sets and related products needed to perform the tests, officials said.Action will be taken versus any private lab that charges more than the repaired rate, based on an order issued by the federal government.
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