Lucknow: In the last 24 hours, 2712 new cases of corona have been reported in Uttar Pradesh, after which the number of active cases has increased to 21,711. It has been told in the press conference regarding Corona that so far 37,712 patients have been discharged from the hospital after being cured, while 1348 infected people have died tragically.
ACS Health of Uttar Pradesh Amit Mohan Prasad said that 1705348 samples have been tested in the state so far, in which 50697 samples were tested yesterday. He said that 2879 pools of 5-5 samples and 268 pools of 10-10 samples were installed yesterday. In which 481 out of 2879 pools of 5 samples were observed and in 30 out of 323 pools of 10 samples, positivity was observed.
Now the number of Kovid help desks has increased to 56164 in the state, through these Kovid help desks, 69633 people have been identified in which some symptoms of corona have been found. Additional Chief Secretary Health said that so far 1,33,06,810 houses have been serviced in 33995 areas in Uttar Pradesh, in which 6,77,18,224 people live.
At the same time, Additional Chief Secretary Home Avnish Kumar Awasthi said that during the review meeting of Corona, Chief Minister Yogi has asked to set a target of doing 1 lakh tests per day in the state. Along with this, instructions have been given that rapid antigen test should now be carried out till 2000 in districts with more than 30 lakh population and up to 1000 tests in other districts.