Coronavirus: Cases rapidly increasing in Andhra

Friday, April 3rd, 2020, 01:01:01 PM IST

The state of Andhra Pradesh initially started out with less number of Coronavirus cases. However, in the past few days, the number of cases in the state have started to escalate rapidly.

A total of 12 new cases were reported between 10 PM last night, and 9 AM this morning. Out of these, 8 cases have been recorded in Nellore, and 3 cases have been recorded in Visakhapatnam. The total number of cases in Andhra Pradesh has now gone up to 161.

The district of East Godavari recorded its first case yesterday.

One student who had returned to Rajamundry from London had previously tested positive for the virus. After having received treatment for the past 14 days, he has now been discharged, after testing negative.