Lal Path Labs, Karan Nagar, Srinagar, said Sunday it has been authorised to conduct tests for COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir. According to statement, Lal Path Labs is the only private lab in the city to be authorised to conduct RT-PCR testing.
"The company has been approved by the Indian Council ofMedical Research (ICMR No. :DRLAL001) for such testing and as per theauthorisation of the Government of the UT of Jammu & Kashmir," saidthe statement. As per the Lal Path Labs statement, the test cost set by the Governmentis Rs 4500 and patients require a requisition form duly filled with a doctor'sprescription and valid government ID details.