Symptoms of corona virus have been found in 764 migrant workers in Uttar Pradesh. Samples of these have been sent and sent for testing. Asha Bahu is constantly tracking migrant workers. So far, 658982 workers have been tracked. The percentage of infection among migrant workers is very high. The percentage of infections in the elderly over 60 years has been considerable. A month ago, the elderly above the age of 60 were getting infected by 9 percent, now the same percentage has been reduced to 6.5. In the last 24 hours, there have been new cases of 263 corona infections, so far 5778 people have been infected with corona across the state. 3238 patients have been discharged.
This information was given by Amit Mohan Prasad, Principal Secretary, Medical and Health Department, in a joint press conference with Additional Chief Secretary Home and Information Avneesh Awasthi on Friday. Mr. Prasad said that 7249 tests have been done in the last 24 hours. 928 pools installed for testing. Arogya Setu App is being used well to identify people infected with Corona virus. Phone calls have been made to 29010 people from the control room of infectious disease. He told that the surveillance teams have already received information about the health of three and a half crore people in the field of Containment. The Village and Mohalla Monitoring Committee has a big responsibility in keeping migrant workers home quarantine.
Number of active cases of # COVID19 has reached 2243 in Uttar Pradesh, with 263 more people testing positive in the last 24 hours. 3238 people have recovered from the disease while 138 others lost their lives: Uttar Pradesh Principal Health Secretary Amit Mohan Prasad pic.twitter.com/QQHUqLb8KA
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