Vijayawada: The good news from the severely affected Andhra Pradesh of Corona virus infection is that the rate of recovery of patients here has reached close to 99 percent and no patient has died during the last 24 hours.
During the last 24 hours, the number of active cases decreased by 24 more to 3,238 on Friday, due to higher number of healthy people than new cases.
There were 326 new cases of corona virus infection in the state, which increased the number of infected to 8,82,612 and after the recovery of 350 more patients from corona, the total number of people who got rid of this virus infection has increased to 8,72,266. The average rate of recovery of patients in Andhra Pradesh is 98.82 percent, which is higher than the national average.
During this period, no patient died of corona infection and the number of deaths remained at 7,108. Partial decline was reported in active cases due to the higher number of people getting disease-free than the infected in the state.
Significantly, in the case of corona infection, Andhra Pradesh is third in the country after Maharashtra and Karnataka.