Mon. Feb 26th, 2024


A 63-year-old girl, who had examined constructive for Covid, succumbed to the virus throughout therapy at SGPGIMS.

The girl died on Wednesday. This marks the primary Covid-related loss of life amongst sufferers within the state this yr.

Dr Manoj Agrawal, chief medical officer (CMO) of Lucknow, shared particulars of the affected person’s medical situation, stating, “The patient was suffering from acute kidney injury (stage 3) along with hypertension, diabetes mellitus, morbid obesity, severe sepsis, type-2 respiratory failure, and Covid pneumonia.”

She had been receiving therapy at PGI since December 31, 2023, and died on January 2.

During the day, no new Covid instances have been reported, however 4 people have been declared as recovered.

As of now, there’s one energetic Covid-positive affected person in Lucknow, stated Yogesh Raghuvanshi, spokesperson for the workplace of CMO in Lucknow.

Lucknow’s cumulative Covid statistics embody 3, 09, 474 instances and a couple of, 706 deaths.

The state, because the onset of the pandemic in March 2020, has reported a complete of over 21.45 lakh Covid instances, with 1, 347, 98, 497 samples examined.

According to well being officers, the deceased girl had just lately returned by way of flight from a household journey to Trivandrum, after which she fell ailing and was admitted to PGI. She resided along with her husband within the Nigoha space of Lucknow.

Health groups carried out contact tracing and screening for all her relations and contacts, and none of them examined constructive.

It is noteworthy that Uttar Pradesh final reported a loss of life among the many Covid-positive sufferers in April 2022.

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