Vijayawada, Jun 4 : The spike in Coronavirus death toll continued in Andhra Pradesh as three more patients died in the state while 98 fresh positive cases have been reported since the last 24 hours. According to a health bulletin here on Thursday, 9,986 samples of persons were tested from 9 am on Wednesday to 9 am this morning and of which 98 were tested positive for Coronavirus taking the total number of cases to 3,377.
The three patients died in Krishna, Kurnool and Guntur districts yesterday taking the death toll to 71. So far 2273 patients have been discharged from various hospitals as they have completely recovered while 1033 people are undergoing treatment. It may be mentioned here that four patients died on Tuesday. The bulletin said that there were 119 cumulative positive cases from Foreign Returnees and of which active cases were 115. The cumulative positive cases from other States were 616 and of which active cases are 372, the bulletin added. (UNI)