Capital Hospital, RMRC To Conduct Covid Test Of Odisha MLAs

Bhubaneswar: A team of doctors from the Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar is to collect samples of all legislators for RT-PCR test along with Anti Body test by the Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar, as directed by Additional Chief Secretary of Health Department, PK Mohapatra, on Friday.

Mohapatra, in a letter to the Directors of RMRC and Capital Hospital, stated that as per the decision taken in the meeting of Leaders of all Legislature Parties of Odisha Legislative Assembly on August 27, the Anti Body test of the MLAs will be taken up along with RT-PCR test during August 29 to 31.

In view of this, the Director of Capital Hospital has been requested to instruct the team of Doctors to collect blood samples of the MLAs for Anti Body test along with samples for RT-PCR test of Covid-19.

The Director of RMRC has been requested to do the Anti Body test of the collected samples and to report to the Secretary of Odisha Legislative Assembly in due time.