Corona cases are turning unstoppable in the state of Andhra Pradesh. From common people to celebrities, everyone is infected with corona. Recently, AP Legislative Assembly Deputy Speaker Kona Raghupathi was confirmed to be corona positive. Kona Raghupathi revealed through a video that he got corona positive. He indicated that his health was stable and further said that preventive measures need to be taken in order to curb the pandemic.
Raghupathi said he would be on home quarantine for a week's time as per doctors' recommendations. Recently it happened that former minister and BJP senior leader Paidikondala Manikyalarao lost his life due to corona on Saturday. The state of Andhra Pradesh recorded 8555 new corona positive cases on Sunday, as per the reports of the Medical Health Department.
With the latest cases, the total number of cases in the state has reached 1,58,764. Meanwhile, 6272 people have recovered from the corona in the last 24 hours. So far 82,886 people have recovered and been discharged from hospitals in the state as per the figures provided.
The medical department said 52,834 corona tests were performed in the state in the last 24 hours. It revealed that 20,65,407 samples have been tested in the state so far. There are currently 74,404 corona active cases in the state. In the last 24 hours, 67 people have lost their life due to corona. This brings the total death toll in the state to 1474.