Lucknow, Jun 7 : Uttar Pradesh on Sunday reported 433 new cases of novel coronavirus, pushing the state total to 10,536 while seven people lost their lives taking the death toll to 275. State Principal Secretary Health Amit Mohan Prasad said that there are 4076 active patients of corona in the state while 6185 have recovered so far.
He said that people should be more careful nowadays in the era of unlock 1.0 and take all precautions like social distancing, hand sanitising ,face mask and other prevention to keep themselves safe and break the transmission chain . "People should immediately go for tests or inform about the symptoms if detected in their family members, friends or neighbours immediately to the health department at toll free number 18001805145 so that the treatment in isolation could be done immediately .
It was found that delay in the treatment leads to complications and the patents get critical ," Mr Prasad said. He said that on Saturday the state went for 11308 Covid tests and very soon it will go up to 15,000 within a week." a TruNet testing machine has been installed in Basti district hospital and there 50 tests are being done daily from yesterday," he added. Among the tests , 1084 pool tests were done of five samples each in which 128 were found positive while 127 pool tests of 10 samples each were done which detected 17 pool positive.
On Sunday there are 4175 patients in the isolation beds of the Covid hospitals while 7763 people are in the institutional quarantine . The Asha workers also tracked 13,60,119 migrant workers who are under home quarantine and in which 1199 were found with symptoms . The state has 1905 hotspots at this moment under 739 police station areas covering 7,79,004 houses with a population of over 54 lakhs. There are 3924 positive patients in these hotspots , who are admitted in the hospitals presently. (UNI)