LUCKNOW: The death toll because of coronavirus increased to 3,486 in Uttar Pradesh with 63 new Covid-19 deaths reported by the country, a senior official said on Monday.
One of the new Covid-19 deaths, state capital Lucknow recorded the maximum amount of 15, followed by seven deaths in Deoria, five in Kanpur, three each in Prayagraj and Varanasi, one of other districts, the wellness bulletin issued by the UP government stated.
Briefing colleagues, additional chief secretary (Medication and Health) Amit Mohan Prasad said ,061 new cases are reported by the state.
Of the entire fresh Covid-19 cases reported from the country, 791 have been from Lucknow followed by Gorakhpur in which 374 new cases were reported, that the wellbeing ministry said.
Prayagraj reported 288 new instances of Covid-19, whereas Kanpur reported 251 and Varanasi 210 new situations, it stated.
New cases were reported by Moradabad (160), Ghaziabad (143), Gautam Buddh Nagar (126), Aligarh (121), Saharanpur (110) and Kushinagar (104).
The entire count of Covid-19 instances in the country stands at two,30,414 while the amount of active instances stands at 54,788, ” he explained.
Until today, as many as 1,72,140 Covid-19 patients have recovered from the illness and also have been discharged from the country, Prasad explained.
He informed that on Sunday over 1. 36 lakh samples were analyzed, taking the entire count of samples analyzed so much to 56. 26 lakh at UP.