Lucknow: 6023 new cases of corona infection have been reported during the last 24 hours, 40 people died
Lucknow: In the last 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh, 40 more people were killed during the last 24 hours and the infection was confirmed in 6023 new patients. According to the report released on Wednesday by the Department of Health, the number of people who died due to the virus has increased to 8964 in the state with the death of 40 more Kovid-19 infected in the state during the last 24 hours. The highest number of deaths occurred in the capital Lucknow. Apart from this, 5 in Kanpur city, 4 in Ballia, 3-3 in Prayagraj and Varanasi, 2-2 in Moradabad, Ghazipur, Amroha and Fatehpur and Gorakhpur, Bulandshahar, Rae Bareli, Hardoi, Etawah, Chandauli, Mainpuri, Shamli, Kannauj, Bhadohi. In Kaushambi, one person each of Kovid-19 infected has died.
According to the report, Kovid-19 infection has been confirmed in the maximum 1333 new patients in the capital Lucknow during the last 24 hours. Apart from this, 811 confirmed infections in Prayagraj, 593 in Varanasi, 300 in Kanpur, 188 in Jhansi, 159 in Gorakhpur, 126 in Meerut, 125 in Gautam Budh Nagar, 109 in Jaunpur, 108 in Chandauli and 100 new patients in Azamgarh. happened. Kovid-19 patients are currently being treated in 31987 in the state.
Meanwhile, Additional Chief Secretary of Medical and Health Department Amit Mohan Prasad said that a total of 1,86,948 samples were tested in the last one day in the state. So far, a total of 3,59,42,111 samples have been tested in the state. He informed that the Village Monitoring Committee, Mohalla Monitoring Committee has been reactivated in urban and rural areas to control Kovid infection in the state. Necessary action is being taken through these committees by identifying people coming from other states and taking information about infection from them.
Prasad has appealed to people coming from outside the state to understand their social responsibility and spend 10 days at home. He said that if any symptoms of infection are seen, go to the hospitals themselves and check for Kovid-19. He said that special precautions need to be taken at this time and the infection has not yet ended, so after vaccination, one must follow the Kovid protocol.