Amidst rising covid cases in Uttar Pradesh, Defence Minister and MP of Lucknow Rajnath Singh spoke to Chief Minister of state, Yogi Adityanath regarding the covid situation in state capital Lucknow. Uttar Pradesh recorded 9695 new covid cases yesterday and around one-third of them were only in Lucknow.
Defence Minister expressed his concern over the current covid situation in Lucknow. Chief Minister Yogi AdityaNath told him that state government is expanding the bed capacity in different hospitals of the city. He told that some hospitals have been fully devoted for covid treatment.
Lucknow currently has 13478 active covid patients and the City reported 14 deaths in last 24 hours. There are more than 48 thousand cases in the state and 37 people have lost their lives due to the virus yesterday.