Amaravati, Feb 27 (PTI): Coronavirus cases seem to be
taking an upward path again after a long slide in Andhra
Pradesh as 118 were added afresh on Saturday, the highest so
far this month.
After 1.39 crore sample tests, at the rate of 2.60 lakh
per million population and an overall positivity rate of 6.39
per cent, the cumulative COVID-19 cases climbed to 8,89,799, a
health department bulletin said
It said 86 patients recovered and none died in the state
in 24 hours ending 9 am on Saturday.
The gross recoveries now stood at 8,81,963 and toll at
7,169, it said.
The number of active cases rose to 667, an addition of 32
in a day.
Chittoor district once again topped the state with 33
fresh cases, its highest figure this month.
Consequently, its active caseload climbed back to 110
Visakhapatnam and East Godavari districts added 14 new
cases each and Guntur 13 while eight reported less than 10
each, according to the bulletin.
Vizianagaram did not report any new case in a day. PTI
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- According to the source, this news is about 118 fresh COVID-19 cases in AP, no deaths
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