2nd Positive case has been registered in Visakhapatnam, taking the total Toll of AP to 6 Infected Persons while 1 patient has been Discharged.
As per a media bulletin released by the Director of Health and Family Welfare, Andhra Pradesh, the patient is a 49-year-old woman, who was admitted to hospital on Friday (20 March) and tested positive on Sunday.
The bulletin further stated that the woman has been identified as a close contact of the 65-year-old man who had tested positive for coronavirus earlier, to record the first case in Vizag. The man has currently been kept under close watch at Chest hospital in the city.
The officials revealed that 11640 passengers have been screened at the international airport and seaports in Visakhapatnam so far.
Coronavirus(COVID-19) control room numbers :
0891 – 2501233,
0891 – 2501244,
0891 – 2501255
As Always Stay Safe!