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UP: Another day of peak deaths, 30% mortality in people above 50 years
Fri, Jun 05, 2020

Also, 371 new cases of Covid-19 were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of infected people to 9,237. The last 1,000 cases – from 8,000 to 9,000 – were added in four days.

UP records another peak in fatalities, total toll now 245
Fri, Jun 05, 2020

371 new cases of Covid-19 were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of infected people to 9,237. The last 1,000 cases—from 8,000 to 9,000—were added in four days.

Migrants, Tablighis form 60% case load in Uttar Pradesh
Thu, Jun 04, 2020

Govt's Covid data suggests Tablighis and their contacts added 490, while migrant workers 646 cases last week

Noida looks grim with 141 new cases in last four days
Wed, Jun 03, 2020

Gautam Buddh Nagar (Noida), which recorded the highest number of cases for the third consecutive day, has now become the second district after Agra to register more than 500 positive cases till date.

Uttar Pradesh: Pool sampling hitch to ramping up of testing
Tue, Jun 02, 2020

Though 10-sample pool testing is allowed, it is not being followed extensively to avoid burdening labs

Fresh surge in Noida, Ghaziabad
Mon, Jun 01, 2020

The total number of active infections in the state is now 3,015, crossing the 3,000 mark for the first time. So far, 4,843 patients have been discharged.

Uttar Pradesh: Patients in new hotspots register better recovery rate
Sun, May 31, 2020

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath claimed that migrant workers had recovered faster as they worked hard and had the natural capacity to fight the virus.

Uttar Pradesh’s coronavirus death toll 201, state sixth highest in country
Sat, May 30, 2020

Though the number of Covid-19 cases in UP is less than Rajasthan – 7,445 vis-a-vis 8,365 – it has surpassed its western neighbour in terms of death toll.

Coronavirus: Highest one-day deaths push total near 200 in UP
Fri, May 29, 2020

According to the state health bulletin, only four districts has active infection cases in triple digits – Jaunpur highest at 129, almost all are interstate migrants — followed by 118 active cases in Rampur, 115 in Noida and 110 in Basti. Only two districts — Agra with 95 active cases and Meerut with 93 active cases – are in the 90 to 100 bracket.

Uttar Pradesh: Testing times await as just 2.81% migrants sampled
Thu, May 28, 2020

When asked about the low testing among migrant workers, health officials said they were focussing only on symptomatic cases and sending the rest to home quarantine after thermal screening.

UP: In three of five worst-hit districts, recovery rate zooms to 80% plus
Mon, May 25, 2020

According to state authorities, there is a high recovery rate in these district because they recorded most cases in the earlier phases, providing enough time for the patients to recover from the infection.

Migrants account for 60% new cases in UP in 10 days
Sun, May 24, 2020

According to data accessed by The Sunday Express, eastern Uttar Pradesh is the worst affected, with almost the entire list of positive cases in Barabanki, Basti, Jaunpur, Ghazipur, Siddharthnagar, Bahraich, Sant Kabir Nagar, Ayodhya and Gonda consisting of migrants.

Migrants new virus cluster in Uttar Pradesh: After Barabanki, it’s now Jaunpur
Sat, May 23, 2020

UP has till date reported 5,735 coronavirus cases with 232 new cases in the last 24 hours.

Hindu religious antiques found at Ramjanmabhoomi site, says temple trust
Fri, May 22, 2020

The items were found on the 10th day of the exercise to level the ground and remove a gangway before the construction of a Ram Temple begins.

In UP, 1,000 new Covid-19 cases added in last 5 days — sharpest till date
Thu, May 21, 2020

This was the fastest addition of 1,000 new cases in the state as it took only five days to reach from 4,000 to 5,000. For the last few thousands, the average number of days to add 1,000 new cases used to be around eight to nine days.

UP’s Barabanki records 95 cases— highest single-day surge recorded in state
Thu, May 21, 2020

Notably, out of the people who tested positive Wednesday, 49 are migrant workers who had returned to the district in the past few weeks.

Uttar Pradesh: 44 Basti migrants back from Pune among 323 new cases
Wed, May 20, 2020

According to state government, over 16 lakh migrants have returned to the state, most of them from highly Covid-infected states like Maharashtra, Gujarat and Delhi.

UP: New infection in 200s again, eight more die
Mon, May 18, 2020

Again the cases were not limited to hotspot districts but spread across 38 of the total 75 districts in the state.

The Exodus: As migrants return home in hordes, UP govt wary of fresh wave of infection
Thu, May 14, 2020

10 lakh migrants already in, 20 lakh more expected to return; till now 60 migrants have tested positive.

Centre has Eased Guidelines: UP to stick to previous strict protocols on home isolation
Wed, May 13, 2020

Patients would be discharged from the hospitals only after their two consecutive tests come out negative.