The Union Minister of Human Resource and Development launched world’s most affordable COVID-19 kit.
The kit was developed by IIT Delhi.
The test called “COROSURE” has been billed as the world’s most affordable RT-PCR based COVID-19 diagnostic kit.
The base price of the kit is Rs 399.
Both ICMR and DCGI (Drug Controller General of India) have approved the test kit.
ICMR has approved the kit with highest score and DCGI has approved the kit with highest sensitivity and specificity.