Visakhapatnam district has reported 46 Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours. The district total stands at 530 cases. It is the highest one day rise that the district has seen. The district reported 41 cases on Monday. With another death on Tuesday, the death toll in the district has risen to 4.
With the influx of new cases, the authorities have stated that Kailash Nagar, Ramachandra Nagar, Bheem Nagar, Kolluru Mansion, Prasanthi Nagar, Chelopalem, Chaitanya Nagar, MB Patnam, and G K Veedhi Police Quarters have been marked as new containment clusters in the district. With this, the number of very active containment clusters is 40. 42 clusters have been marked under active, 27 are dormant. 26 clusters across the district have been denotified.
Andhra Pradesh, on Tuesday, reported 462 new COVID-19 cases as the overall state count increased to 9,834. 4,592 individuals have been discharged while 5,123 patients are currently undergoing treatment in the state, with the death toll at 119.
Inputs from Yukta Baid