Bengaluru: A COVID-19 RT-PCR harmful take a look at tale will be important for the total lecturers, college students and non-educating workers with the Karnataka Authorities deciding to reopen the stage, clinical and engineering colleges.
After eight months of COVID-19 induced lockdown, the Karnataka authorities has decided to commence up the stage, engineering and diploma colleges from November 17 and Medical, nursing, AYUSH and paramedical colleges from 1 December.
In ogle of the reopening of faculties, the Commissioner of Neatly being and Family Welfare Pankaj Kumar Pandey handed the characterize making RT-PCR take a look at tale important.
“As per SoP issued from Authorities of Karnataka, all lecturers, college students and non-educating workers contributors of faculties and hostels shall tag a COVID-19 RT-PCR harmful take a look at tale, which is performed within 72 hours sooner than the day of joining,” the characterize acknowledged.
Pandey instructed the properly being workers to fetch the samples from lecturers, college students and non-educating workers of both colleges and hostels, with out any delays and facilitate posthaste testing.
He directed the total labs to originate testing of these samples thru pooled (1:5) testing assignment and add the implications on 1CMR portal straight.
Deputy Commissioners of all districts and the Special Commissioner (Neatly being) of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike private been requested to discover and be obvious that the testing is utilized in a refined formulation.
Pandey acknowledged the take a look at outcomes will be sent by SMS to registered mobile numbers in ICMR portal.
It will additionally be accessed by visiting www.covidwar.karnataka.goV.in/servicel, for lab experiences, he added.