New building of Bir Hospital. (File Photo)
KATHMANDU: Bir Hospital has started PCR testing at a cost of Rs 1,000.
According to Bir Hospital sources, the hospital has started the PCR test with the facility of photo and QR code at merely Rs 1,000 especially to those going abroad.
“This (PCR test) facility will be available 24 hours a day in the laboratory of the hospital,” said Bhupendra Basnet, Chief Administrative Officer of Bir Hospital.
Basnet informed that around 150 people get their PCR tested in Bir Hospital daily.
The hospital has also started sending PCR reports to mobile and email.