The three testing labs, designed by the Military Institute of Mechanical Engineering under the General Department of Technical Services, were certified by the acceptance board at all levels and put into operation.

Senior Colonel Ha Nhu Loi speaking at the event

Each vehicle has its highest capacity of analyzing up to 960 samples within three hours. Moreover, it is equipped with a 10-KW generator to operate in places without power.

As reported, the three testing labs departed from Warehouse 708 of the Military Medical Department under the General Department of Logistics.

Senior Colonel Loi encouraging on-duty personnel before their tasks

After arriving in the Southern Military Institute for Preventive Medicine, the delegation will hand over the labs to the testing groups of Military Regions 5, 9, and the Southern Military Institute for Preventive Medicine.

Speaking at the event, Senior Colonel Ha Nhu Loi, Deputy Chief of Staff of the General Department of Logistics, stressed the great significance of the mission, hoping that the three mobile testing labs would enhance the large-scale testing capacity of Southern provinces, contributing to defeating the pandemic.

As scheduled, the delegation will arrive in HCM City in four days, and then hand over the labs to military units.

Also, he asked on-duty personnel to pay more attention to preservation and strictly comply with the lab’s specifications to ensure the safety of both people and equipment.

In addition, the delegation should observe COVID-19 prevention and control measures in localities during transportation.

Translated by Quynh Oanh