Lucknow: In the last 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh, 1,374 new cases of infection with corona virus were reported while the number of people who lost their lives from Kovid-19 till Sunday was 934. So far, 36,476 people have been confirmed infected with the corona virus in the state. Additional Chief Secretary (Medical and Health) Amit Mohan Prasad said that 23,334 people have been fully treated while 934 people have died due to corona infection so far. Prasad said that 12, 208 Kovid-19 patients are currently undergoing treatment.
He said that in the last 24 hours, a total of 36,476 people have been confirmed to be infected with 1,374 new cases of infection. Prasad said that there are 12,213 people admitted in the segregation ward, who are being treated in hospitals and medical colleges. There are 4,407 people in the segregation centers, who are being tested for samples. Prasad said that 39,623 samples were tested in the state on Saturday. Now we are examining about 40 thousand samples daily in the state. He said that in March, our capacity started with daily testing of 60 samples. Today we are examining 40 thousand samples daily. Thus the test capacity has increased by six and a half hundred times. Many new laboratories were built. Trunet machines were delivered in every district. Antigen testing was also added.
So far, 11, 56, 089 samples have been tested in the state. He said that 12, 213 people are admitted in the segregation ward, who are being treated in hospitals and medical colleges. There are 4,407 people in the segregation centers, who are being tested for samples. Prasad said that through pool testing, 2,098 pools of five samples each were planted on Saturday while 344 pools of 10 samples each were installed. The Arogya Setu app is being used continuously and so far 2,01, 167 people have been called and received their alerts through the app. Additional Chief Secretary informed that monitoring has been done in 27,833 areas.
In a total of 1, 19, 64, 948 houses, health information of 6, 11, 43, 056 people has been taken. He informed that the work of 'door to door' survey has been started for all the houses from Meerut division from July 2, which is ending on Sunday. Details of already ill people and symptomatic people have been prepared. From July 5, this action started with 17 other mandals of the state, which will run till July 15.
Prasad said that 12, 94, 35, 139 people were surveyed in 2, 51, 94, 708 houses according to the house to house survey data till Saturday. According to statistics coming out, 8, 48, 593 people suffer from diabetes while 2, 38, 238 hypertension, 18, 018 from cancer, 54, 247 people suffer from heart disease and 16, 879 people with kidney. Struggling with illness. He told that our team has warned everyone to be cautious. Be careful not to get infection.