Lucknow: With the pace of corona slowing down in Uttar Pradesh, 82 people died due to infection in the last 24 hours. With this, the death toll from the epidemic in the state has increased to 21,597.
According to the bulletin issued by the Health Department on Thursday, 642 new cases of corona virus infection have been reported in the state. A total of 17,01,072 people have been confirmed infected in the state so far. According to the bulletin, in the last 24 hours, 15 people have died in Kanpur Nagar, eight in Gorakhpur, five in Bareilly, four each in Saharanpur, Agra, Deoria, Jhansi and Gonda.
Of the 642 new patients in the state, 38 are from Varanasi, 37 from Lucknow, 30 from Gorakhpur, 24-24 from Azamgarh, Gautam Budh Nagar and Agra. In the last 24 hours, 1,231 patients have become infection free. So far, a total of 16,67,232 people have become infection free in the state. At the same time, 12,243 patients are being treated in the state.