20.Mar .2020 17:38

“Fast coronavirus tests will be available from the next week”


Georgia will receive fast coronavirus diagnostic tests next week, Ekaterine Tikaradze, Minister of Health of Georgia, said at a briefing on March 20.

According to her, the country will get the tests from China and South Korea.

“Yesterday, we had a meeting with specialists. We will receive 1000 tests as gift from the Republic of China early next week. The algorithm provided by our specialists will quickly test those who have doubts about coronavirus. Negotiations with the state of Korea are successfully underway, and we expect additional 200,000 tests, ” Minister Tikaradze said.