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Here is where you can test for coronavirus in India

By The Rediff News Bureau
Last updated on: March 24, 2020 15:10 IST
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In the wake of 73 confirmed cases of coronavirus in India so far, the Union health ministry has made functional 52 laboratories for testing samples while 57 labs have been designated for helping in sample collection for Covid-19 to enhance capacity for diagnosis and detection of the disease.

 

"Following the increase in load of screening samples from suspected cases with symptoms and travel history to the affected countries, the department of health research/ICMR has commissioned 52 laboratories for COVID-19 testing in India," an official said. 

Here’s the complete list of labs across the country where you can test for coronavirus. 

Andhra Pradesh 

Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences in Tirupati

Andhra Medical College in Visakhapatnam

GMC, Anantapur 

Andaman and Nicobar 

Regional Medical Research Centre, Port Blair

Assam 

Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati

Regional Medical Research Centre, Dibrugarh

Bihar 

Rajendra Memorial Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna

Chandigarh 

Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research

Chhattisgarh

AIIMS, Raipur

Delhi 

AIIMS

National Centre for Disease Control

Gujarat 

BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad

M P Shah Government Medical College, Jamnagar 

Haryana 

Pt B D Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak

BPS Government Medical College, Sonipat 

Himachal Pradesh 

Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla

Dr Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College, Kangra, Tanda 

Jammu-Kashmir 

Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar

Government Medical College, Jammu 

Jharkhand 

MGM Medical College, Jamshedpur 

Karnataka 

Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute, Bengaluru

National Institute of Virology Field Unit, Bengaluru

Mysore Medical College & Research Institute, Mysore

Hassan Institute of Medical Sciences, Hassan

Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences, Shivamoga 

Kerala 

National Institute of Virology Field Unit and Government Medical College, Thriuvananthapuram

Government Medical College, Kozhikhode 

Madhya Pradesh 

AIIMS, Bhopal

National Institute of Research in Tribal Health (NIRTH), Jabalpur

Maharashtra 

Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur

Kasturba Hospital for Infectious Diseases, Mumbai 

Manipur 

JN Institute of Medical Sciences Hospital, Imphal 

Meghalaya 

North Eastern Indira Gandhi Institute of Health and Medical Sciences, Shillong 

Odisha 

Regional Medical Research Centre, Bhubaneswar 

Puducherry 

JIPMER 

Punjab 

Government Medical College, Patiala

Government Medical College, Amritsar 

Rajasthan 

Sawai Man Singh Hospital, Jaipur

Dr S N Medical College, Jodhpur

Jhalawar Medical College, Jhalawar

SP Medical College, Bikaner 

Tamil Nadu 

King's Institute of Preventive Medicine & Research, Chennai

Government Medical College, Theni 

Telangana 

Gandhi Medical College, Secunderabad 

Tripura 

Government Medical College, Agartala 

Uttar Pradesh 

King George Medical University, Lucknow

Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 

Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh

Uttarakhand 

Government Medical College, Haldwani 

West Bengal 

National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Kolkata

IPGMER, Kolkata

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