Vijayawada, May 20 : The spike in Coronavirus positive cases continued in Andhra Pradesh as 68 new cases were reported, taking the total number of cases to 2,407 and a patient died of the disease, since the last 24 hours.
A health bulletin here on Wednesday said that 9,159 samples of persons were tested from 9 AM on Tuesday till 9 AM this morning and of which 68 people tested positive for the Coronavirus. One patient died of Coronavirus in Kurnool district yesterday taking the total number of deaths to 53 in the state. So far 1,639 people have been discharged from hospitals as they had been completely recovered and 715 patients are undergoing treatment in different hospitals, the bulletin said. (UNI)