Priced at priced Rs 250 each, the kit can detect positive results in just 15 mins said the Pune-based company.
The company will roll out 1 million kits starting today which will be available for retail purchase within 2-3 days. The company aims to produce 7 million units, per week based on market demand.
The company stated that the kit will be distributed to 95% of the PIN codes in the county and will be available over-the-counter at pharmacies, drug stores and e-commerce platform, Flipkart. The company also plans to make the product available on the Government e-marketplace (GEM).
“Self-testing should slow down the spread of C-19 significantly. We aim to make CoviSelf available across the length and breadth of the country, especially for the people residing in rural areas who have limited options for testing,” said Hasmukh Rawal, Managing Director of Mylab Discovery Solutions.
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