In Uttar Pradesh, cases of Covid-19 infection are on the rise. State government has strengthened testing and treatment facilities at the Covid hospitals. An appeal has been made to all to follow the protocol. AIR Lucknow correspondent reports that over 3 crore 52 lakh Corona tests have been done in state till now that is the highest number of tests done in any state in country so far.
Additional Chief Secretary Health Amit Mohan Prasad told that a total of 1 lakh 66 thousand 110 Covid samples were tested on a single day yesterday. More than 15 crore 37 lakh people have been contacted and enquired for health under Covid Surveillance. He said that during the last 24 hours 3 thousand 290 new cases of Corona infection were detected and at present there were 16 thousand 496 active cases of Covid in the state.
According to Heath department till now 53 lakh 67 thousand 043 people have been given the first dose and 10 lakh 61 thousand 184 people have been given the second dose. In total till date 64,28,227 vaccination doses have been administered.