The Central Council of Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi has authorized two private diagnostic centers in Jaipur to investigate the corona virus. However, corona will be tested only on the advice of a doctor. The labs allowed for investigation include SRL Fortis Escorts Hospital Jaipur and Dr. Lal Path Lab. The corona will be tested in a private lab for a maximum of Rs 4500.
The ICMR has said that the Corona can take a maximum of Rs 1,500 for screening test and in the case of menstrual cases, it has approved to take an additional Rs 3,000 for the confirmation test.
According to ICMR Director General Balram Bhargava, action will be taken as per rules for not being as per the criteria and charging more amount. However, the private hospital has said that no investigation order has been received. Due to fear, people are hesitating to get the investigation done.
Corona Examination facility is available in seven government medical colleges in the state including Jaipur. In SMS Medical College Jaipur, SN Medical College Jodhpur, Computer Medical College Udaipur, SP Medical College Bikaner,JLN Medical College Ajmer. Examination facility will be available soon in Government Medical College Kota.