After five months, Corona started spreading again in UP, more than 900 new cases were found in a day

Corona has started spreading once again in UP. 906 new patients were found on Saturday. The number of new corona patients is increasing continuously in the districts of National Capital Region (NCR), including the capital Lucknow. After February, there is a sharp increase in the number of patients in August.

Most new patients found in Noida

According to the data released by the Health Department on Saturday, out of the 906 new corona cases found in the state, the maximum number of 158 patients found in Gautam Budh Nagar district. This is followed by 81 in Lucknow, 76 in Ghaziabad, 80 in Mareth, 44 in Varanasi, 40 in Prayagraj, 36 in Bulandshahr, 30 in Pilibhit, 28 in Amroha, 27 in Bareilly, 17 in Kanpur Nagar, 17 in Gorakhpur, 17 in Jaunpur. New patients have been found. In many other districts also, the number of new corona patients is in double, but this number is less than 17.

Number of active patients reached 4612 in UP

With this number of new patients, the number of active corona patients in the state has gone up to 4612. In the last 24 hours, 634 patients have also become free from corona after treatment. The new patients of Corona are not in any particular area of ​​the state but are from almost every part. This increase in the number of corona patients has been happening for the last one week. 786 new patients were found on Wednesday, 887 on Thursday and 882 on Friday. Now the number of new patients increasing to 906 on Saturday is a matter of concern. Earlier in February, the number of new corona patients was between 600 and 5000 on different dates. In subsequent months, the number of new patients was running at a minimum.

The number of active corona patients in eight districts is between 100 and 900

The number of active corona patients is 871 in Gautam Budh Nagar, 612 in Lucknow, 363 in Ghaziabad, 300 in Meerut, 246 in Varanasi, 147 in Prayagraj, 126 in Amroha and 124 in Bulandshahr. In other districts, the number of active patients is in double digits. There are two active corona patients in four districts and one active patient each in four districts.

92 lakh people have taken booster dose

On the other hand, the program of vaccination is going on continuously in the state to protect against corona. So far 35.17 crore vaccine doses have been given. 92 lakh people have taken the booster dose. In vaccination, UP is at number one in the country. Under the Amrit Mahotsav, a campaign of preconception dose is being run in the state from July 15 to September 30. More than 16.62 crore people have been given both doses of the vaccine in the state.

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