Poor lab testing capacity keeps people waiting for reports
Bajura, June 7
It has already been every week since swab samples collected from Bajura for COVID-19 check had been despatched to Dhangadi, however individuals are nonetheless ready for the reviews.
A lady died from coronavirus and her mom examined optimistic for the an infection final Sunday. Swab samples of well being staff, police personnel and locals staying in Dhuralasain quarantine had been collected and despatched for check on June 1. The deceased woman and her mom had stayed in the identical quarantine.
Bajura Health Office Information Officer Ashok Singh stated the check reviews had not come although swabs had been despatched every week in the past. Swab samples of 187 folks had been despatched for check on June 1 and 67 swab samples had been despatched for check after that.
Sudurpaschim Province had halted swab assortment for 5 days resulting from backlogs of swab samples meant for COVID-19 check.
A model of this text seems in e-paper on June 8, 2020, of The Himalayan Times.