The facility is run by an AI-system using computer vision technology and a paper-free backend for processing mass volumes of international passengers.
Central Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba held a high-level review meeting with Chief Secretaries and Health Secretaries of all States to review and discuss the Covid management and response strategy.
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At present, there are 1,096 designated Covid testing centres across the State
With an increase of 1,069 deaths reported on Saturday, the COVID-19 toll surpassed 1 lakh in India, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).
The state has achieved a new milestone by conducting 50 lakhs COVID-19 tests so far and the government was aiming to increase the number of daily tests.
Individuals who wish to get tested and those undertaking travel to countries/Indian states mandating a negative COVID-19 test at the point of entry can get an "on demand" test.
Seeking uniform COVID testing charges, the top court said that in some states it was Rs 2,200, while in others it was fixed at Rs 4,500. It however, left the issue to be decided by the Centre.
"Due to increase in cases in the last two weeks, the government is trying to scale up testing to 15,000 to 25,000 samples per day," said Medical Education Minister K. Sudhakar.