Lucknow, May 3: With 124 fresh cases reported, the total number of positive coronavirus patients in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday touched 2579. According to official sources here, the number of recovered patients also rose to 656 after 42 were released from hospital while the death toll remained at 43.
The number of active patients in the state was 1,838 with 1,904 people were admitted in the isolation beds and 11,578 were in the facility quarantine, the sources said. On Saturday total testing was done of 5921 samples in which 5797 were detected negative.
The sources added that there were 564 cases in Agra, 246 in Kanpur, 226 in Lucknow, 202 in Saharanpur, 166 in Gautam Buddha Nagar, 146 in Ferozabad, 114 in Meerut and 113 in Moradabad. (UNI)