Almost 32 members of an extended family tested positive for Coronavirus in Banda, UP on Tuesday, officials said. All of them reside in the same locality, Phuta Kuan in Banda district.
“Forty-four new patients of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the district on Monday evening, including 32 members of the same family living in Phuta Kuan locality of Banda city,” Chief Medical Officer (CMO) ND Sharma said. There are have been 807 cases in the district so far, out of which 439 are have been treated and discharged and 360 are still active. 8 deaths have been recorded in the district as of now.
UP recorded over 5000 new cases yesterday and the death toll climbed to 3486.