COVID-19:AP logs 4,684 new cases, 36 deaths

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Amaravati, Jun 23 (PTI): Andhra Pradesh reported 4,684 fresh cases of coronavirus, 7,324 recoveries and 36 deaths in the 24 hours ending 9 am on Wednesday.

Consequently, the total positive cases increased to 18,62,036, recoveries to 17,98,380 and deaths to 12,452, the latest bulletin said.

The number of active cases declined further to 51,204, it said.

East Godavari district once again reported new cases in excess of 1,000, logging 1,171 in 24 hours while its neighbour West Godavari added 660.

Chittoor registered 493 fresh cases.

Three districts reported between 300 and 360 cases each, three districts between 200 and 300 each, while four others logged less than 200 each, with Kurnool adding only 73, the lowest in any district in over two months.

Anantapuramu district has only 933 active cases now, the lowest in the state.

East Godavari has the highest 9,805 active cases, followed by Chittoor with 7,563.

The remaining 10 districts have between 1,000 and 6,000 active cases each.

Chittoor reported eight fresh Covid-19 fatalities, East Godavari and Krishna five each, Anantapuramu, Srikakulam, SPS Nellore three each, Kurnool, Prakasam and Visakhapatnam two each.

Guntur, Kadapa and West Godavari had one death each.

Vizianagaram did not report any fresh death.PTI DBV BN BALA DBV BN BALA

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