Vijayawada, May 14 : Andhra Pradesh has reported 36 new Coronavirus positive cases and a patient died due to the disease during the last 24 hours. A health bulletin here on Thursday said, the new 36 positive cases have been reported from 9 am on Wednesday to 9 am this morning, taking the total number of cases to 2100.
Of the 36 fresh positive cases, 15 cases were reported in Nellore district, 9 in Chittoor district, 5 in Guntur district, 2 in Kadapa, Krishna and Srikakulam districts and 1 in West Godavari district. One person died of Coronavirus in Kurnool district on Wednesday. The Coronavirus had claimed 48 lives so far in the State. So far 1192 patients have been discharged from hospitals as they have completely recovered while 860 patients are undergoing treatment in different hospitals. Out of the total 2,100 positive cases, 1,623 cases were reported in Kurnool (591), Guntur (404), Krishna (351), Chittoor (151) and Nellore (126). The officials in the state heaved a sigh of relief as the positive cases are coming down gradually. (UNI)