Uttar Pradesh: Seeing the ever-increasing pace of Coronavirus infection in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has extended the time period of (Corona curfew) to curb it. The state will now remain in lockdown from 8 pm Friday night to 7 am Tuesday. The step was taken after the increasing cases of Covid-19 and the everyday death toll.
On Wednesday, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath also shared that Uttar Pradesh has done the most Covid tests in the country. Uttar Pradesh has become the first state to perform 40 million tests. The testing process in UP will be continued with more speed and all the government and private laboratories and hospitals will double their capacity to test.