· The death toll due to Covid-19 rose to 937 and the number of cases to 29,974 in the country.
· With 57 fresh cases of Covid-19 the total number rose to 2,043 in UP.
· 12 more persons tested positive for Covid-19 increasing the total number of cases to 49 in Varanasi.
· All markets and commercial activities except emergency services remained closed in Varanasi on Wednesday due to the rise in Covid-19 cases.
· Three more persons tested positive for Covid-19 in Jaunpur district.
· Two priests were found murdered in a temple in Bulandshahar in UP.
· North Eastern Railway prepared masks and PPE kits for the railway staff and others.
· A man was booked for holding a feast at a quarantine centre in Ballia district.
· Mid-day meal will be given to children during summer vacation.
· Bill Gates funded vaccine could be ready in 12 months.