COVID-19 tests in India cross two-crore mark; total tally at 18.03 lakh


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COVID-19 test in India crossed a two-crore mark on Monday with a total of 2,02,02,858 tests conducted till August 2, as per ICMR data. 3,81,027 tests were conducted on Sunday, said ICMR. The ICMR has now recommended that all labs/hospitals initiating testing through rapid antigen tests should ensure that symptomatic patients, who have tested negative in the rapid testing, should be referred for real-time RT-PCR testing also.