Birtamod: A PCR lab will be set up in Kankai Municipality to test for corona virus in Jhapa. A PCR lab will be set up in the building of the Dedication National Campaign at Kotihom in Kankai Municipality.
A meeting held at Birtamod on Sunday decided to select the site for the PCR lab, said Mahendra Kumar Giri, coordinator of the One for One campaign.
The Jhapa Cooperative Campaign led by the District Cooperative Union and the International Jhapali Society have also partnered for the PCR lab.
Co-coordinator Binod Basnet said that the campaign is preparing to set up the lab as soon as possible. More than Rs 8 million has been raised for the PCR lab.