Additional chief secretary of Uttar Pradesh Awanish Awasthi said on Sunday that around 23 lakh migrant Workers have returned to home state from the different parts of the country during the covid induced lockdown. They are screened and sent to quarantine or home quarantine depending on their condition. They have given Rs 1000 given during the home quarantine.
He said CM of the state , Yogi adityanath has instructed if the people are fined they should be given 2 masks. Till now 8000 people are fined for not wearing the masks. No. of covid cases reached 2,493. And 155 lost their lives.