Visakhapatnam district has reported 12 Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours making it a case count of double digits for the seventh day in a row. The district total stands at 238 cases.
3 new containment clusters have been identified in the district on Wednesday- Dayal Nagar, Bharat Nagar, and Narsapuram, in addition to the 57 clusters that were announced on Wednesday. Alipuram, NAD, IT Junction, MTC Palem, Shantinagar, Rangaraja Veedhi, Chengalraopeta, Komataveedhi, and Kunchamamba Colony have been non-demarcated as containment clusters as they have not reported a single COVID-19 cases for 28 days since a case was last reported from these areas.
118 patients are currently undergoing treatment in the district, with 119 people recovered and discharged. Andhra Pradesh, on Thursday, reported 182 new COVID-19 cases as the overall state count increased to 5,429. 2,968 individuals have been discharged while 2,381 patients are currently undergoing treatment in the state.
Inputs from Yukta Baid