Madhyapur Thimi Municipality is preparing for conducting the Corona Virus Test in large numbers in a single day. The municipality is prepared to conduct ten thousand covid test via PCR and antigen screening in a single day.
Madan Sundar Shrestha, Mayor of the municipality has confirmed that the test has been scheduled in each ward from 10 am to 17 pm. Rapid and test in large number will help to keep the population in safe zones. It will also help in the formulation of the strategy responding to the crisis that may occur in the future.
Local Government is spending the amount of around NRs. 3.5 million and also has managed the 11000 testing kits. Massive testing will also help to remain updated about the virus pandemic in the community. Managerial support and health personnel will be provided by the Nepal Korea Municipality hospital as well as to conduct tests.