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Uttar Pradesh relaxes curfew in all districts; weekend and night curbs to continue
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Uttar Pradesh relaxes curfew in all districts; weekend and night curbs to continue

There will be relaxation in curfew in all districts from Wednesday, from 7 am to 7 pm, for five days as active cases have come below 600

Uttar Pradesh govt to relax COVID-19 curfew in Bareilly, Bulandshahr districts from tomorrow
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Uttar Pradesh govt to relax COVID-19 curfew in Bareilly, Bulandshahr districts from tomorrow

The decision was taken after the twin districts recorded a fall in the number of active COVID-19 cases, settling below the 600-mark

Unseen Warriors of COVID: In UP's Bijnor, paramedics and local doctors help villagers wary of hospitals
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Unseen Warriors of COVID: In UP's Bijnor, paramedics and local doctors help villagers wary of hospitals

From checking up on patients showing symptoms of COVID-19, to providing them with medicines at low cost, physicians and paramedic staff provided the much-needed care as Bijnor battled the second wave

SC stays Allahabad HC order stating entire medical system in UP villages at 'Ram bharose'
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SC stays Allahabad HC order stating entire medical system in UP villages at 'Ram bharose'

A vacation bench of Justices Vineet Saran and BR Gavai said that the 17 May order of the high court shall not be treated as directives but an advice to the Uttar Pradesh government

UP asks state EC to modify compensation guidelines; 1,621 people on panchayat poll duty died of COVID, claim unions
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UP asks state EC to modify compensation guidelines; 1,621 people on panchayat poll duty died of COVID, claim unions

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said since the existing guidelines for compensation belong to a time when there was no pandemic, there is a need to relook into such cases sympathetically

Medical system in UP villages, small cities 'Ram bharose', says Allahabad HC on COVID-19 situation
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Medical system in UP villages, small cities 'Ram bharose', says Allahabad HC on COVID-19 situation

The court made the observation over the death of Santosh Kumar, whose body was disposed of after doctors at a Meerut hospital failed to identify him

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'Was shocked when a person demanded Rs 1 lakh for plasma'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'Was shocked when a person demanded Rs 1 lakh for plasma'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

UP imposes weekend curfew across state, bans non-essential activities in districts with over 500 COVID-19 cases
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UP imposes weekend curfew across state, bans non-essential activities in districts with over 500 COVID-19 cases

The government decision comes hours after the SC stayed an Allahabad High Court order imposing lockdown in five cities in the northern state

COVID-19 surge: Allahabad HC raps Uttar Pradesh govt over rise in cases, orders curbs in five cities
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COVID-19 surge: Allahabad HC raps Uttar Pradesh govt over rise in cases, orders curbs in five cities

Passing restrictions for Allahabad, Lucknow, Varanasi, Kanpur Nagar and Gorakhpur cities, the court said these curbs are 'nowhere close to a complete lockdown'

'Not enough COVID beds, ambulances in Lucknow': UP minister paints 'worrying' scene in confidential letter
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'Not enough COVID beds, ambulances in Lucknow': UP minister paints 'worrying' scene in confidential letter

Law minister Brajesh Pathak's purported letter also blamed the death of Padma Shri winner Yogesh Praveen on the lack of an ambulance, though the victim's family denied making this charge

Uttar Pradesh reports 4,586 fresh coronavirus infections, 61 deaths in 24 hours; total cases cross 1 lakh
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Uttar Pradesh reports 4,586 fresh coronavirus infections, 61 deaths in 24 hours; total cases cross 1 lakh

According to the state government, the number of active cases is now at 43,654, while 63,402 people have been discharged from hospitals after treatment