Coronavirus Omicron Cases 08 January 2021 UP LIVE Update; Ghaziabad Meerut Noida Kanpur Varanasi Lucknow Varanasi Prayagraj| Coronavirus Outbreak | UP NCR COVID Vaccination Uttar Pradesh Latest News Updates
In Ghaziabad, 683 corona positive cases have been found within the last 24 hours. Now the number of active cases here has increased to 2428. 1141 new patients have been found in Noida. Now the active cases here are 3527.
Corona cases are doubling rapidly in UP. On Friday, 4,228 new cases of Kovid have been reported in the state. In view of the increasing cases of corona, the number of testing is being increased. In a single day, 2,19,256 samples have been tested.
Rapidly spreading infection in the third wave
The third wave of corona in UP is 8 times faster than the second wave. In the second wave, 334 cases were reported in UP on 23 March last year, which increased to 918 on 30 March. Whereas this time in the third wave, there have been 4228 cases of corona on January 1 from 383 on January 7. That is, in the last 7 days, the cases of corona have increased 11 times in the state. Whereas in the second wave, corona cases increased 3 times in a week.
21 crore vaccination reached in UP
So far 21 crore people have got the vaccine in the state. Of these, 13 crore 27 lakh 22 thousand 665 have received the first dose. 7 crore 75 lakh 61 thousand 884 have taken both the doses. On Friday, doses of vaccine were installed at 18 thousand 160 centers in the state.