Against national test average of 1.45 lakh per million, Andhra Pradesh conducts more than 2.50 lakh tests per million.
The state has already started vaccination drive across 13 districts and has procured over 2 lakh doses of Covid vaccine.
Naidu said even when safety measures are being taken in Parliament, where partitions have come up between the members, the AP Assembly Speaker is not taking any such measure.
Sarpanch of Jamugaon panchayat Lalatendu Parida said the villagers had advised the victim to get tested for Covid-19 but the latter hesitated.
The researchers are also planning to link it to a mobile application so that if the person is not able to infer the results on the kit, then the app will alert him with the results, researchers said.
'MITR labs', the country's only ICMR-approved mobile lab is capable of conducting 200 tests per day, an official release here said.
The move aims at avoiding undue delay in release of body and prevent harassment to bereaved family
East Godavari recorded the highest recoveries as well as active cases with a total of 72,474 people discharged from hospitals, while 12,292 are still undergoing treatment.
As part of the measures to reduce the number of cases in rural areas, the Collector said that at least 6,500 tests will be conducted per day in the next fortnight.
Tests will be conducted in accordance with the strategy/advisory issued by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and as per the orders issued by the Delhi government from time to time
The costs of the tests will be fully borne by the government, it said on Saturday, adding that authorities will reach out to the groups progressively.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said that universal testing was possible due to support from Beijing, which provided resources such as laboratory staff to boost capacity in the semi-autonomous city.
Dr VK Paul, member (health), NITI Aayog cautioned about the carelessness and said that the challenge has not subsided yet.
A total of 3,00,41,400 samples have been tested until August 16 with 7,31,697 samples being tested on Sunday, the Indian Council of Medical Research said.
He alleged that the state has never been able to conduct more than 5000 tests with RT-PCR daily at government run testing centers.