UP coronavirus

53 new COVID-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh, one succumbs in Mathura

Fifty-six people were also discharged in the last 24 hours after recovering from the infection, Additional Chief Secretary, Health, Amit Mohan Prasad said.

published on : 22nd July 2021

'Unprecedented': PM Modi hails UP govt's handling of Covid second wave

The  PM said UP's population is more than a dozen big countries but the way "it has controlled the second wave of corona and stopped its spread is unprecedented".

published on : 15th July 2021

As second wave slows down, UP starts planning religious tourism promotion

Importantly, the chief minister has already given instructions to the officials of the tourism department, that any kind of negligence will not be tolerated under any circumstances.

published on : 13th June 2021

COVID-19: 238 deaths take Uttar Pradesh's toll to 18,590; case tally at 16,51,532

As far as fresh cases are concerned, the highest 442 was reported from Meerut, 381 from Varanasi, 364 from Ghaziabad, 331 from Gorakhpur, 353 from Lucknow, it said.

published on : 20th May 2021

Steepest positivity rate fall since mid-April: UP government  

At 3.12% on Monday, Uttar Pradesh has reported the steepest decline in Covid positivity rate since the middle of last month even as the state conducted nearly 2.80 lakh tests.

published on : 19th May 2021

Dead bodies found floating in Ganga in PM Modi's Varanasi constituency

The Sujabad village neighbours Domri village, which has been adopted by PM Modi in 2018 under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana.

published on : 14th May 2021

COVID-19 cases continue to decline fast in UP, active tally declined by 1.06 lakh in 12 days

The number of active Covid cases in the state has now dropped to nearly 2.04 lakh.

published on : 14th May 2021

Union minister Santosh Gangwar writes to UP CM, demands better facilities to fight pandemic

The union minister raised the issue of people storing Oxygen cylinders in their homes as precautionary measures, which was adding to the scarcity of oxygen in Bareilly district.

published on : 9th May 2021

UP coronavirus: Employees of essential industries exempted from 35-hour weekly closure 

Examiners and candidates have to show their identity cards to authorities to go to their exam centres, the official said in the statement.

published on : 17th April 2021

UP logs record 22,439 Covid cases, night curfew duration extended in 10 districts

The districts where the period of night curfew has extended are Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi, Prayagraj, Ghaziabad, Noida, Meerut, and Gorakhpur. The decision came into force with “immediate effect”.

published on : 15th April 2021

COVID-19: RT-PCR negative report made mandatory for devotees in Ayodhya, Varanasi

Ayodhya DM Anuj Jha said that if required, boundaries of Ayodhya would be sealed and no religious congregations will be allowed on Ram Navami.

published on : 14th April 2021

Uttar Pradesh reports 13,685 new COVID-19 cases, 72 deaths; active tally at 81,576

Over 75 lakh persons were administered COVID-19 vaccine in UP, including over 12. 7 lakh who got the second dose.

published on : 12th April 2021

Covid surge: Only 50% staff in all offices in Lucknow and three more hotspot districts in UP

The order says that only 50% working strength in the offices will be allowed at any given time and the rest of the staff will work from home to break the COVID-19 infection chain.

published on : 9th April 2021

Doctor who had Covid last year and took both shots of vaccine tests positive in UP

During the last four–five days, around 40 doctors, including the medical superintendent of King Georges' Medical University, Dr Himanshu, have tested positive for COVID-19.

published on : 7th April 2021

Allahabad HC takes notice of COVID-19 surge in UP, asks authorities to enforce protocol

The state breached the 5000-mark on Tuesday and recorded 5928 fresh cases during the last 24 hours.

published on : 7th April 2021
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