Corona: AP government enquiries 1.40 crore families

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020, 07:01:30 AM IST

As per latest reports, the government of Andhra Pradesh has collected medical data from over 1.40 crore families in the state. Village volunteers were extensively used to gather the data.

Apparently, a total of 5947 people showed symptoms like cough, cold, and fever. All these people were reportedly tested by healthcare workers and 3973 of them did not exhibit Coronavirus symptoms.

Incidentally, the concerned authorities requested a total of 1523 people to stay in home quarantine for at least two weeks. Their progress will be monitored by the state government through village volunteers.

Well, it appears to be that the government of Andhra Pradesh has already collected loads of data pertaining to the Coronavirus and this surely is a commendable act.

Meanwhile, both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana governments are said to be willing to extend the lockdown post April 14th.