The Secretary in the department of Information and Public Relations, Anupam Kumar said in Patna the antigen testing has started at 25 health centres as well as through 5 mobile vans.
Similarly, the covid testing has been initiated at 8 centres in Gaya and at 6 Centres in Muzaffarpur.
He said testing facility at subdivision level will be made available in a couple of days, while it will take about a week to start the facility at Primary Health Centre level.
Health Secretary Lokesh Kumar told 826 corona patients have recovered during the last 24 hours.
With this the total number of people recovering from Corona has escalated to 16,597.
He said present rate of recovery is 62.91 percent.
He said that during the last 24 hours, 638 new cases of corona have been reported, while the number of active cases is 9,602.