In UP, corona infection has reached an alarming condition. In the last 24 hours, there have been 18,021 new cases in the state, which is a record so far. 13685 were found infected on Monday.
In the new cases of Corona, 5382 alone belongs to Lucknow. Apart from this, 1856 new cases have been reported in Prayagraj, 1404 in Varanasi and 1271 in Kanpur.
Earlier on Monday, there was some decrease in the number of new patients, but a record 72 people died due to infection. This is the maximum death in a day in the second wave of Corona.
13,685 infected were found in the state on Monday. A day earlier on Sunday, 15,353 patients were found. At the same time, 3892 infected were found in Lucknow. 4444 were found infected on Sunday. Apart from this, 1417 patients were found in Varanasi, 1295 in Prayagraj, 716 in Kanpur Nagar, 474 in Gorakhpur, 336 in Meerut, 267 in Jhansi, 239 in Gautam Budh Nagar, 230 in Ballia. On Sunday, 1.93 lakh samples were tested, while on Saturday 2,03,780 samples were tested.