India to roll out quick and cheap COVID-19 paper test

NEW DELHI (CNA) – A fast and cheap paper-based COVID-19 test will soon be available across India, with scientists hopeful that it will help turn the tide on the pandemic in one of the world’s worst-hit nations.

India has recorded more than 7.5 million infections, second only to the United States, and the outbreak has spread from densely packed megacities like Mumbai to rural communities with limited medical services.

More details on Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin