M'laya govt to conduct RDT, RT-PCR tests for returnees from Red Zones
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SHILLONG, May 19 -- The state government has decided that rapid diagnostic test (RDT) and reverse trasnscription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) will be carried out simultaneously for screening of stranded people who returned to the state from places categorized as red zone."We have decided to simultaneously take RDT and RT-PCR tests of stranded people including students who returned to the state," Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong told reporters after a review meeting held here on Tuesday.
He said once both tests for COVID-19 are taken, returnees will not be allowed to go back home until report is received.
"If the report is negative, then we will send them to their respective places where they will have to observe quarantine p...
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