While even rich states like telangana are struggling to do enough testing in relation to the coronavirus, andhra pradesh is leading the country with highest number of tests. The state so far has completed around Nine Lakh test while the neighbouring telangana did not even complete 10% of it. Now, ap has gone a step ahead and announced online booking of Corona tests. The samples will be collected from home and completely free of cost. This is revolutionary one can say.
Despite the best efforts of the government, the coronavirus cases in andhra pradesh continues to rise with a whopping 704 Positive cases, among which 55 are from the people of other states and foreign returnees. The remaining 648 cases are native. Two Hundred Fifty-Eight patients have been discharged in the last 24 hours, and there are seven deaths as well. The total cases in the state are 14,595.
If we consider only native cases, the count is 12,202. With 187 deceased and 6,511 discharged, there are 7,879 active cases. kurnool, Krishna, guntur, and Anantapur are the Top Four districts. There are 396 foreign returnees and 1,997 positive cases from other states.