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Two more labs to detect coronavirus in Capital

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 09:24 PM, 31 May 2020   Updated: 07:36 AM, 1 June 2020

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Two more RT-PCR laboratories have been set up in the capital to detect coronavirus. With this, the number of coronavirus detection labs in the country stood at 52.

On Sunday, at Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS)'s regular online health bulletin on coronavirus, Additional Director General (Administration) Prof. Dr. Nasima Sultana said this.

She said samples were collected and tested in 52 RT-PCR labs today to detect coronavirus. Two new labs have been added. One is public and another is private.

One of the two new laboratories has been set up at the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College, the other at the DNA Solutions Limited.