On Wednesday, the Ministry of Home Affairs
had announced that the price of COVID-19 test
in Delhi has been fixed at Rs 2,400 as suggested by a high-level committee set up by Union Home Minister Amit Shah
on Sunday and now tests will be done via Rapid Antigen methodology.
The ministry's spokesperson had said thatto improve contact mapping in Delhi's containment zones, health surveys have been started on Shah's directions, and out of a population of 2,30,466 people in 242 containment zones, survey of 1,77,692 people was conducted between June 15 and 16.
The remaining will be covered by June 20.