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UP records 3,064 new COVID-19 cases, 63 deaths; positivity rate drops to 2.6 pc

UP records 3,064 new COVID-19 cases, 63 deaths; positivity rate drops to 2.6 pc

Lucknow, Oct 5 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh recorded 3,064 fresh COVID-19 cases and 63 more deaths from the virus in the past 24 hours, a health official said here on Monday.
With the new additions, the total number of cases have reached 4,17,437 while the death toll surged to 6,092.However, on a brighter side, as many as 4269 more people recovered during the same time, taking the recovery rate to 87.75 per cent. The positivity rate declined to 2.6 pc last week, a good sign. "In the week from September 7-13, a total of 45,287 cases were reported and the positivity rate was 4.8 per cent, in the week September 14 -20, there were 42,141 cases with positivity rate of 4.3 per cent, between September 21-27, there were 33,256 with positivity rate of 3.2 per cent and from September 28 to October 4, there were 28,000 cases and positivity rate of 2.6 per cent," State Additional Chief Secretary, Health, Amit Mohan Prasad said.
The official said on Sunday 1,49,272 tests were conducted. There are 21,361 positive asymptomatic patients in 365bet体育在线app官网 isolation while 3,525 patients admitted to private hospitals. Rest are recovering in the government-run Covid hospitals.

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COVID-19: 2873 fresh cases, 8 deaths in Chhattisgarh

09 Oct 2020 | 12:27 AM

Raipur, Oct 8 (UNI) As many as 2873 fresh COVID-19 (Coronavirus) positive patients were
detected in Chhattisgarh during the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 134612 on Thursday.


Seven die, 213 infected in HP

09 Oct 2020 | 12:23 AM

Shimla, Oct 8 (UNI) As many as 7 people died while 213 fresh cases of COVID-19 were reported in the state on Thursday.


Allahabad HC rejects Hathras victim's family plea to free them from police confinement

08 Oct 2020 | 11:09 PM

Prayagraj, Oct 8 (UNI) Allahabad High court has rejected a Habeas Corpus Writ petition moved by the family of the victim of the Hathras incident alleging that they were confined inside their houses by the police and were not allowed to meet anyone.


Two killed as tractor-trolley falls into canal in Jammu

08 Oct 2020 | 10:45 PM

Jammu, Oct 8 (UNI) Two people were killed when a tractor-trolley they were travelling met with an accident and plunged into a gorge in Bishnah area here on city outskirts.

Anandiben Patel, Yogi Adityanath express condolence on demise of Ramvilas Paswan

Anandiben Patel, Yogi Adityanath express condolence on demise of Ramvilas Paswan

08 Oct 2020 | 10:43 PM

Lucknow, Oct 8 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh governor Anandiben Patel and chief minister Yogi Adityanath have expressed their condolence on the demise of union minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) founder Ramvilas Paswan in New Delhi on Thursday following a prolonged illness.