Uttar Pradesh becomes first state to test 75 lakh corona
Uttar Pradesh has become the first state in the country to test 7.5 million corona. On Sunday, UP Chief Secretary Home Avnish Awasthi informed about this. He said that with more than 1 lakh 47 tests done on Saturday, we have crossed the 75 lakh mark.
Awasthi said that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that the number of testing has to be taken to one crore soon. Uttar Pradesh will be the first state to test 1 crore corona before 30 September.Awasthi said that now there are preparations to do 2 lakh tests per day. Currently, more than 1 lakh 40 thousand samples are being investigated in UP every day.
At the same time, Amit Mohan Prasad said that with 6239 new cases in the state, the total number of infected in the state has now increased to 3 lakh 12 thousand 036. Out of this, 2 lakh 39 thousand 485 patients have completely recovered after treatment and have been discharged. There are currently 68 thousand 122 active cases of corona in the state, which are being treated in different hospitals.
Amit Mohan Prasad said that out of 68 thousand 122 active cases, 36 thousand 329 people are in home isolation.So far, 1 lakh 53 thousand 543 people have opted for home isolation. Out of these, the period of home isolation of 1 lakh 17 thousand 214 people has ended, i.e. these people have been cured.