Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Kamla Rani, who was undergoing treatment for coronavirus at a Lucknow hospital, died on Sunday morning. She was 62.

Priyanka Gandhi on Thursday sought justice for Dr Kafeel Khan by writing a letter to CM Yogi Adityanath. A day after writing a letter, on Saturday she wrote another letter to him on the “worsening” law and order situation in the state.

CM Yogi Adityanath on Thursday asked the director of Lucknow’s Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences to send a team of specialists to some of the districts worst affected by the pandemic.

Priyanka Gandhi on Thursday sought justice for Dr Kafeel Khan who is in detention for allegedly making an inflammatory speech on the Aligarh Muslim University campus during the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act  (CAA) protests.

CM Yogi Adityanath had set a target of conducting one lakh tests in a day on July 25, while asking officials to further increase testing in the state.

The Yogi Government took a big decision when the state witnessed the highest single-day jump in coronavirus cases with 2,984 cases.

BSP president Mayawati on Saturday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to pay proper attention on testing and cleanliness in hospitals as the number of coronavirus cases continue to surge.

Yogi Adityanath government requested Muslim clerics to ensure that people don’t collect in groups on the streets or at mosques, Eidgahs or public places, but celebrate the festival at their homes.