Guwahati, October 02: Himanta Biswa Sarma today announced the introduction of free labs (for blood tests) at MMCH, Panbazar, Guwahati. The labs are a part of Chief Minister’s Free Diagnostic Services. He informed that the free lab service has been introduced in 16 districts of Assam from today.
The free lab services cover 17 and 37 tests at PHC and CHC levels, 55 tests at SDCH and DH level. He also said that the remaining districts of the state shall be covered within 60 days and an amount of Rs 25 crore is to be spent annually for the same.