10K count takes Andhra’s covid tally near 2L mark

Amaravati, August 7 : AP continued to record in excess of 10,000 COVID-19 instances for the 3rd day in a row. Awhile it didn’t touch the recent highs in terms of single day COVID-19 count (or) demises, the state health authorities recorded substantially high 10,328 instances & 72 demises within the last 24 hours ending nine a.m. Thu..

The largest single-day count of 10,376 instances has been reported on Jul 31 awhile the single highest demise count of 77 has been recorded on Wed..

Compared to the 10,128 instances on Wed., AP recorded 10,328 instances on Thu. in the morning. The latest update takes the total COVID-19 tally stopping short of the two lakh mark in 1,96,789 instances.

On Thu., 3 dists recorded new instances in four-digit figures, awhile the rest 10 dists recorded three-digit COVID-19 numbers. East Godavari topped the list with 1351 new instances succeeded by Kurnool with 1285 instances.

Demises have been recorded from all 13 dists of the state. Anantapur & East Godavari dists recorded the largest tally of 10 demises every succeeded by Guntur & Chittoor with 9 & 8 demises, respectively.

3 of the dists recorded 6 demises every awhile the other 3 dists recorded 3 demises every, & 2 dists recorded 2 demises every.