Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh, on 9 April, reported two more COVID-19 deaths and 15 positive cases. The state has, so far, reported six deaths and 363 Corona-positive cases. Meanwhile, 10 people have recovered and been discharged from hospitals.
A 70-year-old man from Munurevu village died at the Government General Hospital in Anantapur on 7 April. He tested positive after his death. In another incident, a 45-year-old-man from Guntur's NR Peta was admitted to a government hospital in the district on 7 April in a critical state. He tested positive and died the same day.
Meanwhile, a 25-year-old patient who had returned to Srikalahasti in Chittoor district from the UK on 23 March recovered and was discharged on Thursday.
Kurnool district has reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases in the state, 75, followed by Guntur with 51 cases, Nellore with 48 cases, Prakasam 38 cases, Krishna 35, Kadapa 29, West Godavari 22, Chittoor and Vizag 20 each, Anantapur 13, and East Godavari 12 cases. Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts in north Andhra have not reported any COVID-19 cases.