Coronavirus test at CoMCH to start Tuesday

Sun Online Desk

27th April, 2020 12:02:47 printer

Coronavirus test at CoMCH to start Tuesday

Comilla Medical College Hospital (CoMCH) is set to start conducting coronavirus test from Tuesday.

The test lab will be formally inaugurated at Microbiology department on Monday, said its principal Dr Mostafa Kamal Azad.

AKM Baharuddin Bahar, MP, will inaugurate the lab, he said.

The principal also said the treatment of the coronavirus patients will start at the hospital within 10 days.

Eleven physicians and seven paramedics have been trained in this regard, he said.

Some samples will be tested on Monday afternoon on a trial basis but the full-pledged activities will start on Tuesday with capacity of testing 90-96 samples per day, said Mostafa Kamal.