The RTPCR test rate in Kerala is the highest in the country. Prices at private clinics start at Rs 1,700. Private labs are preferred by many people in Kerala because the results aren’t accessible instantly at government hospitals.
Tamil Nadu, a neighboring state, has the greatest prevalence of RTPCR testing after Kerala. One thousand two hundred rupees covers the cost of the inspection. When the sample is carried home, between 1500 and 1750.
Odisha has the most affordable prices. Rs 400 is the cost of the RTPCR test. Punjab charges Rs 500, while Andhra Pradesh charges Rs 499.
It has been reported that there is no scarcity of oxygen in the state of Kerala by the Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organization, a central government organization. By working with PESO and Kerala’s State Health Department, medical oxygen has been made available in the state.
In spite of the high number of COVID instances in Kerala, measures had been made 24 hours a day to tackle the situation, the PESO Deputy Chief Controller remarked. Here, the decision is to continue supplying oxygen in this circumstance. Current capacity is 204 metric tons of oxygen per day for the state. Only 98.61 metric tons of medicinal oxygen have been requested thus far.
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