Ghaziabad, April 8 -- The Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said that any decision on the lifting of the lockdown after April 14 will be taken after consultation with the Centre. He, however, said that a review on lockdown is expected after April 12.

CM Adityanath was speaking during a video conference with mediapersons of all 75 districts in the state. He raised concerns about the rising number of Covid-19 positive cases which have surged in Uttar Pradesh in the past four-five days, ever since a few people returned after attending a religious congregation in Delhi.

"The lifting of the lockdown will depend on the number of Covid-19 positive cases and the Centre will be consulted. As of now, we have about 314 positive...