Lucknow: After the knock of Covid once again, the Uttar Pradesh government on Monday made it mandatory for people to wear face masks in public places. This has been made mandate in the capital Lucknow and six districts of NCR. Acting on the information received from the Health Department, CM Yogi Adityanath has ordered the officials to keep a close watch on the situation.

In Uttar Pradesh, 76 infected have been identified in Gautam Budh Nagar. After this, 33 patients have been found in Ghaziabad, 7 in Lucknow and 5 in Kanpur, out of which four infected belong to the same family.

In other districts also, the number of infected people has been confirmed. At the same time, a single death has been reported in Hardoi. At present, there are a total of 610 active cases in the state. In view of the increasing cases, the speed of vaccination has also been accelerated in the state. So far more than 30.74 crore vaccine doses have been given.