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Those who are fully vaccinated will also be screened at the airport and allowed to proceed if they do not show any symptoms of the infection.
As a result, they were knowingly or unknowingly causing the spread of Covid in the district.
Kerala has been reporting the highest number of daily infections over nearly two months now, but over the last two weeks, there has been a decline of 14 per cent in seven-day average of daily cases.
It further said the production capacity of COVID-19 testing kits has been substantially enhanced, "making India atmanirbhar (self-reliant)".
The shy tribals fled to the adjoining forest on getting information about the arrival of a Covid testing team in their village on Friday, Didihat SDM KN Goswami.
The results of the study led by Simon Fraser University researchers have been published in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics.
The company will commence supply of the COVID-19 virus detection kit from May 25, 2021.
The State government has issued a set of guidelines for private laboratories engaged in Covid-19 testing and warned penal action if found violating the norms.
Until the results arrive in two or three days in government testing centres, the people, who are Covid-19 positive, line up many secondary contacts.
The circular added that there shall not be any crowding or loitering in the campus and movement in common areas should be only for specific purposes and be completed within the minimum time.
Clarifying on the issue, Dr. A C Sambashiva, medical superintendent and owner of the hospital said that as there is no lab at their hospital.
Dr VK Paul, member (health), NITI Aayog cautioned about the carelessness and said that the challenge has not subsided yet.