Vizianagram district which is the only green zone district in Andhra Pradesh now reports its first Corona positive case on Wednesday.
A 45 year old woman hailing from Chilakakapali was tested positive for the virus. Officials state that the woman is suffering from chronic kidney disease and had been to Visakhapatnam CARE Hospital recently for treatment.
However, they are yet to ascertain how she has got in contact with the virus.
11 mebers were shifted to Vizianagram District hospital for screening and throat swab collection.
Within 24 hours in our state about 8087 samples have been tested and 56 positive cases have been reported.
Out of this 56 cases 3 are from Ananthapur, 10 from Guntur, 6 from kadapa, 16 from Krishna, 7 from Kurnool, 4 from Nellore, 7 from Visakhapatnam and 3 from Vizianagararam. With this the current positive cases in the state sum up to 1833.
The number of discharged is 780 including the 51 members who have recovered in the past 24 hours and 38 deceased.
At present 1015 people are getting treated for COVID-19 at various hospitals over the state.
By Sailaja Rayavarapu
Source: AP Govt