Vijayawada, May 23 : The Coronavirus positive cases continued to rise in Andhra Pradesh without giving any respite as 47 new cases were reported, taking the tally to 2561 and one patient died taking the death toll to 56 in the state. A health bulletin said here on Saturday that 9,136 samples of people were tested from 9 am on Friday to 9 this morning and of which 47 persons were tested positive. The Coronavirus patient died in Krishna district on Friday.
About 1,778 patients have been discharged from various hospitals as they had completely recovered. As of now, 727 patients are undergoing treatment in hospitals across the state. Notably, Medical and Health Department officials stopped providing district-wise statistics of positive cases and the details of fresh cases. (UNI)