Lucknow: The Yogi government of Uttar Pradesh is constantly taking effective steps to control the coronavirus. The result of which is also visible. Uttar Pradesh, the country’s largest state, has made a record of COVID Testing. Maximum 16,546 corona tests have been done in the last 24 hours. At the same time, UP is also number one in the country in pool testing and maximum bed capacity.
Increased testing capacity in the state
Testing capacity in the state has increased 160 times from March 2020 to June 16. CM Yogi has given instructions to do 25 thousand testing capacity in the state by the end of June. He said that the capacity of testing in the state should be further enhanced.
The government gives relief to COVID patients
COVID test has also become cheaper for the convenience of patients infected with the deadly virus in Uttar Pradesh. The Yogi government has fixed a maximum fee of Rs 2.5 thousand in a private lab for investigation. Earlier, 4500 rupees had to be paid for the investigation. If the sample is sent by a hospital, then the maximum fee will be only two thousand rupees.
Maximum number of beds in UP
Uttar Pradesh has also become the state with the highest capacity of COVID beds. Currently, one lakh 236 beds are ready in UP. Ventilator and oxygen facilities are available in all the districts, as well as trumpet machines are available in all the districts and medical colleges. Chief Minister Yogi has instructed to increase the number of beds to one and a half lakh.