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covid-19 Test Center

NEWS & PRESS RELASE

RT-PCR Test Facility for COVID-19 Launched at BLR Airport


22nd December, 2020


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  • Launched jointly by BIAL and Auriga Research Private Limited; exclusive laboratory on BLR Airport campus for both Arrivals and Departures
  • The express service, using Abbott ID Nowtest, would generate result in 30-40 minutes; 4-5-hour service also available for regular RT-PCR and 30 minutes for Rapid Antigen Test (RAT)
  • NABL and ICMR certified test facility is  operational 24x7, the service may be pre-booked online
  • Passengers can also visit Aster Airport Medical Centre for RT-PCR test

Bengaluru, December 22, 2020: As part of its effort to make passenger journeys convenient and hassle-free, Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) - operator of Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (KIAB/ BLR Airport) - has launched a round-the-clock COVID-19 testing facility at the Airport. The two testing units, managed and operated by Bengaluru-based Auriga Research Private Limited, is available for both arrivals as well as departures.   

Sample collection kiosks and a dedicated, state-of-the-art laboratory outside the BLR Airport Terminal. A waiting lounge with strict adherence to COVID-19 safety protocols is part of the facility. International passengers can make use of this facility on their arrival at BLR.

Under the express test method on the globally acclaimed Abbott ID Now™, the RT-PCR test result would be available in less than 30 to 40 minutes.  While the regular RT-PCR test result would take upto five hours, Rapid Antigen Test takes 30 minutes. Until the test results are received, those tested would be required to wait in a specially demarcated area. Reports would be shared directly with those tested through digital platforms. As per Government requirements, the results of all samples will be registered on the ICMR website.

The slots for testing can be pre-booked on  https://aurigaresearch.in 

BIAL has established detailed standard operating procedures to manage people who test COVID-19 positive at the BLR Airport, in accordance with guidelines stipulated by the relevant authorities.

In addition, passengers can also visit Aster Airport Medical Centre for RT-PCR test. 

 

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