Five Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) in Lucknow have been transferred within the city in the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh.
How the cities of Lucknow and Bihar became hotspots of Coronavirus
Lucknow's Police Commissioner, Naveen Arora visited city's most sensitive Sadar which has emerged as hotspot of coronavirus cases.
Sanitation workers in Lucknow's Sarojini Nagar received a rousing welcome as people in the locality showered them with flower petals and also garlanded them for their service during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Several videos of police officials working round the clock to help people have also surfaced on social media. In cities like Delhi and Lucknow, cops were seen distributing food items to those in need.
Two youths, wearing doctor's aprons, were arrested by the Lucknow police on Friday from the Polytechnic crossing. The youths had come out of their houses in search of drugs, mainly heroin.
No private vehicle will be allowed on the streets of Lucknow between 9:30 AM and 6:00 PM on Friday, local authorities said
The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has decided to seal hotspots in 15 coronavirus-hit districts in order to contain the outbreak of COVID-19. The 15 districts include Gautam Budh Nagar (Noida), capital Lucknow, Ghaziabad, Meerut, Agra, Kanpur, Varanasi, Shamli, Bareilly, Bulandshahar, Firozabad, Maharajganj, Sitapur, Saharanpur and Basti.
Uttar Pradesh government has narrowed down on 12 'hotspots' of coronavirus pandemic in state capital Lucknow. 8 of these are major hotspots while 4 are minor. These hotspots will be sealed till the morning of April 15. These areas in the city of lucknow have been declared as hotspots.
There are 8 big & 4 small hotspots identified in Lucknow, 12 in Kanpur and 7 in Meerut
Lucknow joint commissioner of police Naveen Arora speaks EXCLUSIVELY to India TV on the arrangements and precautions in the city to fight COVID19.
Kanika Kapoor tested negative for the novel coronavirus fifth time after testing positive four times. The singer had returned from London after which she started having symptoms and was rushed into the isolation ward in Lucknow.
Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath chaired a meeting at his official residence, over coronavirus in Lucknow on April 07.
Lucknow, Agra, Ghaziabad, Saharanpur have emerged as new COVID-19 hotspots in Uttar Pradesh as coronavirus cases in the state continue to rise. At present, the state has over 300 COVID-19 patients including two deaths while 19 people have recovered.
A two-and-a-half-years-old son of a woman doctor from Canada, who was the first coronavirus positive patient in Lucknow, has now tested positive for the deadly virus.
Uttar Pradesh: Police have arrested few members of Tablighi Jamaat residing at a mosque in Sadar Bazaar area of Lucknow.
At least 12 members who are associated with Tablighi Jamaat have tested coronavirus positive in Lucknow. The development has surfaced from Lucknow's Sadar Bazar after the district authorities sealed the area as one of the measures to contain COVID-19 cases in the state.
Coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh: The state tally now stands at 177, with new cases being reported from Agra, Ghaziabad, Gautam Buddha Nagar, Varanasi, Shamli, Baghpat, Ghazipur, Pratapgarh, Saharanpur, Banda, Maharajganj, Hathras and Mirzapur on Saturday.