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Central laboratory is equipped to test 500 Covid-19 cases a week, but that is far too low, say public health experts

An outbreak in densely populated Kathmandu could overwhelm the laboratory, which is the only public health facility where the test is conducted. Central laboratory is equipped to test 500 Covid-19 cases a week, but that is far too low, say public health experts
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Samuel Chhetri
Published at : March 12, 2020
Updated at : March 19, 2020 16:00
Kathmandu

Samuel Chhetri

Samuel Chhetri is an online reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering a wide range of issues, including politics, society, sports, arts and entertainment.


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