COVID-19
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We are trusted by the government of Bangladesh to carry out COVID-19 tests. If you or any of your loved ones think you are infected by the coronavirus and want to get tested, you can book an appointment for a home sample collection and we will come to you.

COVID-19 Services

Home Sample Collection

We are operating within the Dhaka metropolitan area. With multiple teams, we can provide you fast COVID-19 testing in the comfort of your home.

Traveler’s Test

Visit our facility in Banani to have your samples tested. Samples must be collected no longer than 72 hours and no less than 48 hours prior to your time of departure.

Talking to a Praava Doctor

When you or a loved one is suffering from COVID-19, getting advice from a doctor is vital to help you navigate the illness. They can help you understand your test results, prescribe medication and help you get back on your feet.

We’re testing for COVID-19

We are trusted by the government of Bangladesh to carry out COVID-19 tests. If you or any of your loved ones think you are infected by the coronavirus and want to get tested, you can book an appointment for a home sample collection and we will come to you. Just call 10648 and make your booking.

Learn to understand your COVID-19 PCR test results

Know these important facts about your test results

If you have been tested for COVID-19 and have any doubts about your results, a doctor is best placed to advise you.

Want to know more? Download this report from the CDC.

COVID-19 Articles

Op-ed: Why Bangladesh Should Be Concerned About the Emerging COVID Variants

Since January 2021, Bangladesh has confirmed the presence of five COVID-19 variant strains — Alpha (B.1.1.7) (aka the “UK variant”), Beta (B.1.351) (aka the “South Africa variant”), (B.1525), Gamma (P.1) (aka the “Nigeria variant”), and Delta (B.1.617.2) (aka the “India variant”). These variants raise concern because of their high transmissibility and infection potential. Public Health…

Get tested for COVID-19 & Travel with peace of mind

After receiving government approval, Praava has tested over 50,000 individuals for COVID-19 before their travels abroad. Get tested and travel stress-free with quick results delivered directly to your mobile phone.  Things you need to know to get tested: This service is only available at our family health center in Banani. Samples must be collected no…

The New Coronavirus Strains

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, multiple variants of the virus have been detected worldwide, complicating public health efforts to contain the virus.

What We Know About Post-COVID ‘Long-haulers’

It has been more than a year since the COVID-19 pandemic spread like wildfire around the world. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), since December 2019, when the first case of COVID-19 was identified in Wuhan, China, more than 119 million people have been infected and more than 2.6 million people succumbed to the…

Answers To Your Concerns About The COVID-19 Vaccine

There has never been a time where the general public has gotten to know so much about vaccines. It has been hard to keep up with all the information about the COVID-19 vaccine and it has become challenging to know what’s true and what’s not. Here are a few things to help you access the…