COVID-19: 12 more fatalities reported in Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow, Jun 29 (PTI) The COVID-19 death toll in Uttar Pradesh increased to 672 after 12 more fatalities were reported, a senior state government official said on Monday.

With 685 people testing positive for the novel coronavirus, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the state now stands at 22,828, officials said.

'So far, as many as 672 COVID-19 patients have died in the state,” Additional Chief Secretary Medical and Health Amit Mohan Prasad said.

'As many as 685 fresh COVID-19 cases have been reported from the state,” he told reporters.

Prasad added that the count of active COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 6,650, while as many as 15,506 COVID-19 patients have recovered from the disease, and have been discharged.

He also said that on Sunday, as many as 22,378 samples were tested in the state. PT NAV ANB ANB ANB