Uttar Pradesh: Black fungus infections on a rise across the state; 3 cases reported in Prayagraj

Three cases of Black Fungus have now come to light from Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj. Several states across the country have witnessed a sudden spike in the cases of Mucormycosis/ Black fungus infection and as many as 4 states have declared it a notifiable disease. The growing frequency of Black fungus in the state of Uttar Pradesh has led to a man getting surgery in Prayagraj after he contracted the infection. The Yogi government is very conscious of the cases of Black fungus which are now coming to light from several other cities as well. 4 cases of Black fungus were reported from Lucknow, while Noida and Gorakhpur also continue to see a spike in the cases.