Vizag records highest spike ever, with 35 cases in a single day


Visakhapatnam district has reported 35 Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours. The district total stands at 443 cases. It is the highest one day rise that the district has seen. The district reported 26 cases on Saturday. With another death on Sunday, the death toll in the district has risen to 3.

With the influx of new cases, the authorities have stated that Rangireji Veedhi, Ramnagar, Dwaramvari Veedhi – North Extension Seethamadhara, and Adarsh Nagar have been marked as new containment clusters in the district. With this, the number of very active containment clusters is 36. 38 clusters have been marked under active, 22 are dormant. 25 clusters across the district have been denotified.

Andhra Pradesh, on Sunday, reported 477 new COVID-19 cases as the overall state count increased to 8,929. 4,307 individuals have been discharged while 4,516 patients are currently undergoing treatment in the state.

Inputs from Yukta Baid


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