Lucknow: Additional Chief Secretary Information, Navneet Sehgal informed that the Chief Minister’s 3T Trace, Test and Treat campaign as well as innovative experiments with partial corona curfew and vaccination have succeeded in controlling the second wave of corona infection in the state. Due to this innovative use, there is a continuous reduction in corona infection. The infection in the state is at the lowest level as compared to other states. He said that due to 3T, the active cases have come down and the daily Covid cases have come down as well.
Even though the number of active cases in the state is less, the number of tests for Covid-19 is not being reduced. The work of Covid vaccination is being done rapidly in the state. Uttar Pradesh is the first state in the country to inject more than 6 crore vaccine doses. He informed that the state is first in the country in the testing and vaccination of Covid-19. He said that out of 24 crore population of Uttar Pradesh, information about their health has been taken so far from more than 17.24 crore people through surveillance.
Additional Chief Secretary Medical and Health Amit Mohan Prasad informed that as per the instructions of the Chief Minister, despite the large number of infections decreasing in the state, testing is not being reduced. Over 1,83,270 samples have been tested in recent days. The percentage of people recovering from Covid in the state is 98.6. There are a total of 420 active cases of corona in the state and 304 people are in home isolation as per reports that were received by the reporters a two days back.
Prasad informed that the work of surveillance and Covid vaccination is being done continuously in the state. The first dose was 5,07,22,629 and the second dose was 94,27,421. A total of 6,01,50,050 doses have been administered so far. Uttar Pradesh is the first state in the country to inject more than 6 crore vaccine doses. Covid infection has not ended in the state yet. So make sure to follow the covid protocol.