The day by day depend has gone up over the day prior to this regardless of fewer assessments carried out over the last 24 hours ending 9 a.m. Saturday.
The state had reported 4,528 infections on Friday whereas 39,816 samples have been examined. During the final 24 hours, well being authorities examined 35,673 samples.
The positivity rate rose to 13.89 per cent from 11.37 per cent the day prior to this.
This is the very best positivity rate in additional than eight months. The lively circumstances within the state additionally surged to 22,870.
One individual succumbed to the virus throughout final 24 hours, taking the cumulative toll to 14,509
According to the state command management room, Visakhapatnam accounted for the very best variety of circumstances at 1,103 adopted by Chittoor (1,039) and Nellore (397). Four different districts additionally reported over 300 circumstances. West Godavari remained the one district to report recent circumstances in double digits.
The 24-hour interval additionally noticed 397 folks recovering from the virus, taking the entire recoveries to 20,64,331.
Health officers have already warned that the state may even see a much bigger surge after Sankranti celebrations.
Movement of individuals throughout the states and throughout the state for the competition is probably going to lead to a spike in circumstances.
Numerous folks from Andhra Pradesh, who’re dwelling in neighbouring Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, go to their native locations for Sankranti festivities
The Andhra Pradesh authorities has already introduced evening curfew from January 18 to January 31 to verify the unfold of Covid. The evening curfew shall be in pressure from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.