AP Reports Highest Daily Deaths Of 62 And 4,944 Cases
State of Andhra Pradesh reported its highest single-day death as 62 people succumbed to coronavirus in the last 24 hours. State also recorded 4,944 new cases of coronavirus for the third straight day taking the tally beyond 58,000 at 58,668.
Deaths were reported from 11 of the 13 districts, taking corona death toll in the state up to 758. Of all the deaths reported by districts, East Godavari, Visakhapatnam, Chittoor, and Srikakulam districts reported 10, nine, eight, and seven deaths respectively, while Anantapur and West Godavari districts reported six deaths each.
Five deaths each were reported from Guntur and Prakasam districts, while four were reported from Kurnool district. Kadapa and Vizianagaram with one death each.
Meanwhile, 1,232 patients were cured and discharged from hospitals and Covid treatment centers in the last 24 hours. There are 32,336 active cases, while 25,574 is the number of recoveries in the state.
Among people who returned from other states, only 2,461 cases were known to report in AP. The active cases stands at 202, while 2,259 persons have recovered till Tuesday.