The state has administered over 14.88 lakh vaccine doses in the last 24 hours. So far, Uttar Pradesh has administered 8,62,37,882 cumulative doses of the Covid vaccine.
Irani, on a two-day visit to her parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh, inspected a trauma centre in Jagdishpur.
Normalcy returned on Wednesday morning when the tiny tots were seen going to schools with bags on their back and mask on the face.
However, Tuesday’s number is four times more than that of Monday when the state had reported just seven cases.
In a statement, the government said all markets could reopen normally across the state but would need to follow appropriate Covid norms and guidelines.
The landmark came through on Tuesday afternoon. So far, over 5,07,22,629 have received their first doses while over 94,27,421 are fully vaccinated in UP.
The state is now left with 446 active cases which are over 99% lesser than the peak of 3.10 lakh cases reported on April 30.
A decision was taken at a virtual meeting of the cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
The glimmer of hope for the country dealing with the Covid catastrophe came on a day, the active coronavirus cases plunged by over 30,000 for the first time in over two months.
Actress Pia Bajpai's brother passes away due to COVID complications hours after she requests ventilator bed for him
Bajpiee, who predominantly works in Tamil and Telugu cinema, took to Twitter and posted an SOS call, writing that she urgently required a ventilator bed as her brother was "dying".
An Uttar Pradesh government spokesperson said Adityanath had sent his state aircraft to Hyderabad to get the batch of vaccines for the inoculation programme for people in the 18-plus category.
As many as 16,514 patients recovered from the disease in the state in a span of 24 hours, taking the total count of recoveries to 7,06,414, Additional Chief Secretary, Health, Amit Mohan Prasad said h
The move by the UP Government comes hours after the SC on Tuesday stayed an Allahabad High Court order asking the state government to impose strict restrictions till April 26 in five cities.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has asked Medical Education Minister Suresh Khanna to monitor the current situation of oxygen supply and its projected use in the next 15 days.
The state had on Thursday reported 104 deaths and 22,439 fresh cases, pushing the fatality count to 9,480 and the total infection number to 7,66,360.