Three black fungus cases found in Meerut hospital

Three black fungus cases found in Meerut hospital

Wednesday, 12 May 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Amidst reports of Covid-induced black fungus or cases of mucormycosis among recovered patients in Maharashtra and Delhi, three cases with the identical infection have been reported from a Meerut hospital, probably the first cases in Uttar Pradesh. Of the three patients, one is from Muzaffarnagar while the other two from...

Surveillance teams set up by govt reach out to villagers

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

| To prevent the transmission of coronavirus in rural pockets of Uttar Pradesh, surveillance committees set up by the Yogi government have reached out to a population of 16 crore and isolated a sizable number of residents showing symptoms of any disease. A government spokesman said in Lucknow on Monday that more...

Rajnath to visit Lucknow today

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Defence Minister and MP from Lucknow, Rajnath Singh will be visiting his parliamentary constituency for two hours on Tuesday to inspect two new Covid hospitals set up with the help of Defence Research and Design Organisation (DRDO) and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). BJP media in-charge Pravin Garg said that the defence...

Block pramukh elections postponed

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

After drawing all-round flak for holding panchayat elections in four phases in the third week of April, the Uttar Pradesh government decided to postpone the elections of block pramukh and chairman of district panchayat and postpone them for after June 15. Earlier, these elections were proposed to be held between May...

Azam Khan shifted to ICU

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

| Jailed Samajwadi Party MP from Rampur Azam Khan and his son Abdulla Azam had to be shifted to Medanta Hospital in Lucknow on Sunday evening after the former’s condition deteriorated at Sitapur District Jail on Monday.  The father-son duo tested Covid positive a few days back. According to Medanta Hospital authorities,...

Over 100 shooters volunteer to help in mitigating O2 shortage

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

| Over 100 national shooters have volunteered to help in mitigating oxygen shortage in Uttar Pradesh. Among the renowned shooters are Asutosh Dwivedi, (UP), Pradeep Kumar Singh (Haryana), Tabish Ahmed (UP), Rahul Soni (Delhi), Monu Kumar (Delhi), Harpreet Sing (Delhi) and  Shailendra (UP). The initiative came about after CMD, Rodic Consultants, and...

Only locals in 18+ group to be vaccinated in UP

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government has issued an order maintaining that only residents from the state in the age group of 18-44 years will be vaccinated in government-run centres and officials have been directed to ensure that people from other states are not administered vaccines in designated centres across the state. In...

21,331 test positive, 29,709 recover

Tuesday, 11 May 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

| Uttar Pradesh recorded  21,331 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours while 29,709 patients recovered in the same period. The death toll stood at 278. There are 2,25,271 active cases in the state at present while 15,742  people have succumbed to the infection. There were 30 deaths recorded in Kanpur,...

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