Visakhapatnam district has reported 49 Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours. The district total stands at 664 cases. The district reported 44 cases on Thursday. Currently, the district reports 379 active cases, 280 discharges and 5 deaths.
With the influx of new cases, the authorities have stated that 26 new places- MVV Royal Palace, Jendachettu, Wireless Colony, Kobbarithota, Venkateswara Metta, Daspalla Backgate, Sarada Colony, Sagar Nagar, K2 Colony, Mugagalalova, Japparru, CHB Agraharam, Nanyam Colony, Madhavadhara, Gnanapuram new, Ganesh Nagar, Seethampeta, Chengal Rao Peta new, Kancharlapalem, Thatichetlapalem, Kommadi, Sector 11- MVP Colony, Bowdara Road, K3 Colony, Sebastian Colony, Ambedkar Nagar, Kapulauppada, Balighattam- have been marked as new containment clusters in the district. With this, the number of very active containment clusters is 72. 40 clusters have been marked under active, 40 are dormant. 28 clusters across the district have been denotified.
Andhra Pradesh, on Friday, reported 605 new COVID-19 cases as the overall state count increased to 11,489. This is the highest one day rise that the state has seen. 5,196 individuals have been discharged while 6,147 patients are currently undergoing treatment in the state, with the death toll at 146.
Inputs from Yukta Baid