Lucknow records 90+ new Covid-19 cases in 48 hours!

On Thursday, 32 new Covid-19 cases were reported in the city!

The number of Covid-19 cases in Lucknow is increasing at an alarming rate. On Thursday, 32 new Covid-19 cases were reported in the city while on Wednesday the total number of cases in the state capital touched 930, after 62 new cases were recorded in a single day. The new cases on Wednesday include 8 members of a family in Indira Nagar, 25 PAC Jawans, employees of an insurance company and the house help of a political leader.

On Thursday, 32 new Covid-19 cases were reported in the city!

With the virus having spread to most of the areas in Lucknow, it is highly important for people to stay indoors right now, even though the lockdown has been lifted. The markets are now open and that increases the risk of the Covid-19 spread, which is why it is highly important that one must adhere to the social distancing guidelines while moving out.


Cases in Lucknow doubling in around 17 days!

Chief Medical Officer of Lucknow, Dr. Naresh Agarwal stated, "The cases have multiplied in places where the Covid protocol was broken." The outbreak has affected a number of health-workers, including nurses, doctors and even PAC jawans, police and GRP personnel, this clearly shows the severity of the situation and why people should stay indoors.

According to Covid19India.org website, 452 people were infected in Lucknow on June 7 and the total positive cases crossed 900 on Wednesday, 24th June.

Do not risk your lives. Be wise and stay inside

During these difficult times of a pandemic, we request all our readers to practice the lockdown rules imposed upon us and to follow the essential rules of social distancing for the greater good. Remember to wash and sanitise your hands frequently and contact your nearest medical professional at the slightest sign of any of the symptoms.

The UPMRC has shared the ridership count of the Lucknow Metro and the soaring tally, crossing the 15,000 mark, indicate the popularity of the public transport system among citizens. The Managing Director of the Uttar Pradesh Metro Corporation congratulated the entire staff and support team for the achievement.

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Some respite: Lucknow's new infection rate remained negative for straight 8 days

Long way to recovery as city's prime areas of Gomti Nagar and Indira Nagar still remain virus hotspots

Lucknow's new coronavirus infection tallies saw considerable fall in the last weekend with numbers falling from an average of 940 cases from week start to around 555 on Sunday. With this fall in the new infections and a remarkable rise in the recoveries, Lucknow has managed to arrest any positive growth of active cases for 8 consecutive days. Despite these lower fresh cases and increased discharges, Lucknow has long way to recover from the clutches of the coronavirus as Gomti Nagar and Indira Nagar continue to remain virus hotspots.

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Schools in Lucknow could open soon as UPSA drafts proposal for re-opening of schools in UP

The State government has to decide upon re-opening of the schools by September 30

The Unaided Private Schools Association (UPSA) has submitted a proposal draft to the Uttar Pradesh State Government ahead of its decision regarding the re-opening of schools that have been shut due to the rampant spread of the coronavirus. The draft suggests the state to re-start schools for classes 10th and 12th on a trial basis for 10 days by October 12, which can be later scaled up for all the classes by the month of November.

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COVID-19 Lucknow update: New guidelines permit the entry of only 'serious buyers' in malls

Two nodal officers would be deployed to ensure health safety measures at the malls & shopping complexes.

In the wake of rapid spread of the coronavirus in Lucknow, the city administration has established new precautionary and restricting guidelines. These new set of rules restrict the entry of those who visit malls for only show-window shopping or hanging out; that is, malls in Lucknow will only open their gates to 'serious buyers', that too with protective gear in place. The guidelines make it obligatory for all visitors and staff to undergo proper thermal checks as well. Apart from this, two nodal officers would be deployed to ensure health safety measures at the malls and shopping complexes.

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Two royal bred horses added to Lucknow's La Martiniere College's stable

Endangered Kathwadi breed horses are now a part of La Martiniere's stable

La Martiniere Collge adds two more rare species to its stables, in the beautiful form of Bajirao, a five-year-old stallion and Anandi, an eight-year-old mammoth mare, both of the Kathwadi endangered breed from Western India. These royally-bred horses were gifted to the college by Monish Bhandari and his wife, Priya, members of the college alma mater. The horses arrived at the college grounds on Saturday in a special air-conditioned vehicle from the farm of Mumbai and Ajmer.

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