COVID-19 testing to be stepped up in Bengaluru: Health minister K Sudhakar
Bengaluru: Karnataka Health and Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar on Thursday (April 8) said that instructions have been given to conduct 1 lakh testing per day in Bengaluru and to identify at least 20 primary and secondary contact for each case.
The government is also planning to conduct door to door survey, he said.
Speaking to the media after a meeting with officials of BBMP, Bengaluru Urban and Rural district, the Minister said that these measures are initiated in the backdrop of the surge in cases. He said people should cooperate if officials visit home for COVID-19 testing.