Test kits for early diagnosis of COVID-19 (E)
A start-up supported by the DST of the Government of India has developed inexpensive test kits for early diagnosis of Covid-19 in rural and resource-deficient areas. It is a Rapid Antigen Test kit prepared by the start-up, Patanjali Pharma, incubated by IIT Mumbai. The Covid-19 test kit is priced at a low Rs 100. Patanjali Pharma was supported under DST’s Centre for Augmenting War with Covid-19 Health Crisis, CAWACH.