Amaravati, Oct 7 (PTI): Another 5,120 cases were added to Andhra Pradeshs COVID-19 tally, taking it to 7,34,427 on Wednesday even as the number of active cases slid below the 50,000 mark.
In the 24 hours ending 9 am on Wednesday, 6,349 patients had got cured, making it a sum of 6,78,828.
The latest bulletin said another 34 patients succumbed, following which the death toll rose to 6,086.
The state now has 49,513 active cases, with East Godavari district having the highest 9,051.
East Godavari and Chittoor added 807 fresh coronavirus positive cases each in 24 hours.
Krishna district crossed the 30,000 cases mark as it added 464 afresh.
East Godavari also reported five fresh fatalities.
Anantapuramu, Chittoor, Krishna and Visakhapatnam saw four more COVID-19 deaths each in 24 hours, the bulletin added.PTI DBV BN WELCOME BN WELCOME