Kathmandu – The Nepal-Korea Friendship Municipality Hospital in Madhyapur Thimi has officially launched coronavirus tests on Thursday. The testing lab with a polymerase chain reaction machine at the hospital was set up two weeks ago. A molecular laboratory and a histology laboratory have also come into operation at the hospital. The hospital is first to launch the tests in the district and with this has eliminated dependence on Shukraraj Topical and Infectious Disease Hospital for the same, said Madan Sundar Shrestha, Mayor of Madyapurthimi municipality which has established the hospital.
An ambulance has been kept ready and an intensive care unit along