Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday knowledgeable that he has remoted himself as a precautionary measure after some officers at his workplace examined optimistic for the Coronavirus.
Whereas making the announcement on Twitter, Adityanath wrote: “Some officials of my office have tested positive for Covid-19. As a precautionary measure, I have isolated myself and carrying on with my work virtually.”
As per experiences, some officers at Adityanath’s workplace, together with his OSD, examined optimistic for Coronavirus.
In the meantime, Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday reported the highest-ever single-day spike of 18,021 coronavirus instances and 85 deaths within the final 24 hours. With this, the UP’s caseload now stands at 7,23,582 and the loss of life toll at 9,309.
Earlier within the day, UP Well being Division knowledgeable that previously 24 hours, 18,021 recent instances had been reported whereas 3,474 individuals had been discharged throughout this era. There are 95,980 energetic instances whereas 6,18,293 had been handled and discharged. The state has reported a complete of 9,309 deaths because the begin of the pandemic.
Meerganj MLA DC Verma and BJP district president Pawan Sharma have additionally examined optimistic for the illness.
In a letter that surfaced on social media earlier within the day, UP legislation minister Brajesh Pathak lashed out at his state’s well being authorities, complaining that beds for coronavirus sufferers are falling quick and ambulances take hours to reach within the UP capital, which he mentioned may face a lockdown once more.
“The beds for COVID-19 patients in hospitals should be increased, testing should be increased and enough testing kits should be made available, said the letter written Monday to Additional Chief Secretary (Medical and Health) and Additional Chief Secretary (Medical Education).