Total 6,412 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported so far
Indian Council of Medical Research has said that a total of one lakh forty four thousand nine hundred ten samples have been tested so far including sixteen thousand two samples which were tested yesterday. ICMR has approved 139 government laboratories and three collection centres in the country to conduct the test of COVID-19. In addition, 67 private laboratories’ chains have also been given approval for the testing.
Meanwhile, Health and Family Welfare Ministry has placed the order for one crore seventy lakh Personal Protection Equipment and 49 thousand, ventilators. The supply has already been started.