India tests 50cr Indians for Covid

New Delhi: The Indian Council for Medical Research [ICMR] said on Thursday that India has tested up to 50 crore people across the country for COVID19, with an average of 17 lakhs samples tested every day in August.

So far, India has analyzed 50 crores samples across the country. India reached the milestone of 10 crores tests in the past in just 55 days. On July 21, 2021, India tested 45 crores COVID19 samples and reached the 50 crores mark on August 18, 2021, ICMR said in a press release.