Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has approved purchase for rapid testing machine from Canada.
One hundred thousand testing kits will be purchased to expand the test capacity for corona virus in the province.
He was chairing a high-level meeting in Karachi on Saturday to review the situation in the wake of coronavirus.
The Chief Minister also accorded approval of purchasing six new testing PCR machines.
Addressing the meeting, Syed Murad Ali Shah said that he wants to expand the testing facility to five thousand per day.
Earlier the meeting was informed that there are 7500 testing kits available in the province and these kits are sufficient for next one week.