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Covid-19 Testing Labs

India PIB

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Posted On: 15 SEP 2020 3:00PM by PIB Delhi

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research, an autonomous organisation under the Department of Health Research, the total number of testing labs all over India authorised and set up for testing of Covid-19 for the months of March, April, May, June and July 2020, month-wise is as under:

Month Number of labs setup for COVID-19
March, 2020 152
April, 2020 247
May, 2020 275
June, 2020 367
July, 2020 298

 

The details of total number of authorized testing facilities functioning during the months of March, April, May, June and July, 2020, month-wise and State wise is as under:
 

State March,2020 April, 2020 May, 2020 June, 2020 July, 2020
ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS 1 2 - - 1
ANDHRA PRADESH 6 41 10 4 10
ARUNACHAL PRADESH - 1 1 2 6
ASSAM 4 2 3 4 10
BIHAR 5 1 14 22 6
CHANDIGARH 2 1 1 1 -
CHHATTISGARH 2 1 2 2 7
DADRA AND NAGAR HAVELI - 1 - - -
DAMAN AND DIU - - - - -
DELHI 13 8 18 11 10
GOA - 3 2 - -
GUJARAT 8 10 21 14 5
HARYANA 5 9 5 4 4
HIMACHAL PRADESH 2 3 - 6 11
JAMMU AND KASHMIR 4 - 3 1 18
JHARKHAND 2 3 15 11 2
KARNATAKA 10 18 37 16 16
KERALA 9 8 9 15 17
LADAKH - - 1 - 2
LAKSHADWEEP - - - - 3
MADHYA PRADESH 7 7 22 33 17
MAHARASHTRA 19 36 23 32 21
MANIPUR 2 - - 2 4
MEGHALAYA 1 - 2 4 5
MIZORAM 1 - - 1 -
NAGALAND - - 3 9 2
ODISHA 3 5 9 3 27
PUDUCHERRY 1 1 2 - 2
PUNJAB - 5 3 16 4
RAJASTHAN 7 9 6 7 8
SIKKIM - - 2 - -
TAMIL NADU 13 33 26 19 30
TELANGANA 13 8 5 9 5
TRIPURA - 1 - - -
UTTAR PRADESH 6 14 8 100 27
UTTARAKHAND 1 4 - 7 10
WEST BENGAL 5 12 22 12 8
Grand Total 152 247 275 367 298

 

The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Sh Ashwini Kumar Choubey stated this in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha here today.

 

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(Release ID: 1654453)



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