02 April 2020 – Provided free COVID-19 testing for some people

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Testing and tracing
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Nepal Government is providing free testing to patients who health professions decide should be tested. This is particularly encouraged for people aged over 60 years old with signs and symptoms consistent with COVID-19.
Full details here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1XrAuWdJB2AeM48Y7OsU5ffQgFIcds4Bi