Coronavirus Tests Are Now Free For Every Indian: Checkout Authorized Testing Centres Across India (Full List)

Coronavirus Tests Are Now Free For Every Indian: Checkout Authorized Testing Centres Across India (Full List)
Coronavirus Tests Are Now Free For Every Indian: Checkout Authorized Testing Centres Across India (Full List)

Taking into consideration the gravity of Coronavirus, the Health Ministry has declared that the first and second confirmatory tests for COVID-19 will be free for all the citizens.

Coronavirus has been declared a pandemic now, and the number of cases have gone past 100, and the number of patients succumbing to the disease is 2. 

In addition to this, the Government has also announced that 52 centres will be opened for testing of the disease across the country.

Read on to know more!

First And Secondary Testing To Be Made Free For All: Health Ministry

Sanjeeva Kumar, Special Secretary, Ministry of Health, has confirmed that the first and second confirmatory tests for Covid-19 will be free for all the citizens of India. He also said that the country has enough capacity for this but only 10 per cent of the capacity has been utilized each day so far.

If you think you have symptoms or have traveled to any country where there have been coronavirus cases, such as Italy or China, you should contact the govt helpline number: 011-2397 8046

The Health Ministry states, “The helpline service will note down your contact details and contact you with the testing protocols of COVID-19. If you qualify as a case for testing as per the protocol, you will be tested at a Government approved lab only.”

Testing Sites In India: Complete List

There are now about 52 sites set up for testing the Coronavirus across India. Here’s a complete list of the sites:

Andhra Pradesh:

  • Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati

Contact number – +91-8772287777

  • Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Contact number – +91- 89127 12258

  • Government Medical College, Anantapur, AP

Contact number – +91 85542 49115

Andaman & Nicobar Islands:

  • Regional Medical Research Centre, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar

Contact number – 03192 251158/59


  • Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati

Contact number – 03612132751

  • Regional Medical Research Center, Dibrugarh

Contact number – 03732381494


  • Rajendra Memorial Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna

Contact number – 06122636651


  • Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh

Contact number – 01722747585


  • All India Institute Medical Sciences, Raipur

Contact number – 07712572240


  • All India Institute Medical Sciences, Delhi

Contact number – 01126588500

  • National Centre for Disease Control, Delhi

Contact number – 01123913148


  • BJ Medical College, Ahmedabad

Contact number – 07922680074

  • M.P.Shah Government Medical College, Jamnagar

Contact number – 02882553515


  • Pt. B.D. Sharma Post Graduate Inst. of Med. Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana

Contact number – 01262211307

  • BPS Govt Medical College, Sonipat

Contact number – 01263 283 025

Himachal Pradesh

  • Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Contact number – 01772654713

  • Dr.Rajendra Prasad Govt. Med. College, Kangra, Tanda, HP

Contact number – 01892287187

Jammu and Kashmir

  • Sher?e? Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar

Contact number – 01942401013

  • Government Medical College, Jammu

Contact number – 01912584247

  • MGM Medical College, Jamshedpur

Contact number – 06572360859


  • Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute, Bangalore

Contact number – 08026700810

  • National Institute of Virology Field Unit Bangalore

Contact number – 08026654084

  • Mysore Medical College & Research Institute, Mysore

Contact number – 08212520512

  • Hassan Inst. of Med. Sciences, Hassan, Karnataka

Contact number – 08172231699

  • Shimoga Inst. of Med. Sciences, Shivamogga, Karnataka

Contact number – 08182229933


  • National Institute of Virology Field Unit, Kerala

Contact number – 04772970004

  • Govt. Medical College, Thriuvananthapuram, Kerala

Contact number – 04712528300

  • Govt. Medical College, Kozhikhode, Kerala

Contact number – 04952350216

Madhya Pradesh

  • All India Institute Medical Sciences, Bhopal

Contact number – 07552672322

  • National Institute of Research in Tribal Health (NIRTH), Jabalpur

Contact number – 07612370800


  • NEIGRIHMS of Health and Medical Sciences, Shillong, Meghalaya

Contact number – 03642538013


  • Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur

Contact number – 07122725423

  • Kasturrba Hospital for Infectious Diseases, Mumbai

Contact number – 022300432333


  • J N Inst. of Med. Sciences Hospital, Imphal?East, Manipur

Contact number – 03852443144


  • Regional Medical Research Center, Bhubaneswar

Contact number – 06742301322


  • Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Puducherry

Contact number – 04132271301


  • Government Medical College, Patiala, Punjab

Contact number – 01752212018

  • Government Medical College, Amritsar

Contact number – 01832426918


  • Sawai Man Singh, Jaipur

Contact number – 01412744283

  • Dr. S.N Medical College, Jodhpur

Contact number – 02912434374

  • Jhalawar Medical College, Jhalawar, Rajasthan

Contact number- 07432233388

  • SP Med. College, Bikaner, Rajasthan

Contact number – 01512220115

Tamil Nadu

  • King’s Institute of Preventive Medicine & Research, Chennai

Contact number – 04422501520

  • Government Medical College, Theni

Contact number – 04546244502


  • Government Medical College, Agartala

Contact number – 03812357130


  • Gandhi Medical College, Secunderabad

Contact number – 04027505566

Uttar Pradesh

  • King’s George Medical University, Lucknow

Contact number- 05222257540

  • Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

Contact number – 05422367568

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh

Contact number – 05712721165

  1. Uttarakhand

Government Medical College, Haldwani

Contact number – 05946282824

  1. West Bengal

National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Kolkata

Contact number – 03323633373

IPGMER, Kolkata

Contact number – 03322041101


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