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The government has also issued instructions to increase focus testing across the state.
- Private workers will also get leave to get vaccinated in Uttar Pradesh
Due to the increasing transition of Corona, the Yogi government has asked to close all schools till 8th of April. Till now, the order was till 31 March, which has now been extended. CM Yogi has announced to give leave to private workers on the day of vaccination, along with government employees, to increase the speed of vaccination.
Corona conditions in UP
In Uttar Pradesh, corona infection has increased rapidly. In the last 10 days, active cases have increased 4 times to 9195. On March 20, there were 2774 active cases in the state. In two days, 2286 new patients have been found, while 15 people have died. Only 64519 corona samples could be examined in the last 24 hours. On normal days, this figure of investigation is more than one lakh samples. However, in the last 24 hours, 918 new corona patients were found in the state and 10 people died due to corona. A day earlier there were five deaths in the state from Corona.
A total of 382 people were recovered and discharged on Tuesday.
Among the active patients of Corona in the state, Lucknow has the highest number of 2919 active patients. The highest number of 446 patients were infected in Lucknow yesterday. 39 patients have been found in Ghaziabad, 36 in Prayagraj, 35 in Kanpur city, 36 in Varanasi, 23 in Gorakhpur.