The Ministry of Health inaugurated late Saturday a drive-through novel coronavirus testing center at Jazeera Airways Park & Fly facility at the Kuwait International Airport.
The center will help increase the number of tests carried out by the ministry to discover unreported infection cases, Health Minister Sheikh Dr. Basel Al-Sabah told reporters during the inauguration ceremony.
He pointed out that the center will be used to conduct 180 tests a day for 180 people from the six governorates.
The ministry will cooperate with the Public Authority for the Civil Information to randomly nominate 180 persons, representing the different state areas, the two sexes and different age categories, for the tests.
SMS’ will be sent to the phones of the selected persons including all related information about the date, time, location of the testing, he clarified, adding that the center can receive 15 cars at once.
Source: Kuwait News Agency