Researchers found that among 24 reported cases, Delta was seven-fold more likely to lead to vaccination breakthrough infections than non-Delta lineages.
Meanwhile, the State reported nine more fatalities. East Godavari, Guntur and Krishna reported two deaths each, and Chittoor, Nellore and West Godavari one each.
671 fresh Covid-19 infections emerge against 1,292 recoveries; toll reaches 14,219 with 11 more casualties
Six districts reported less than 10 cases each with the lowest of one each in Anantapur and Vizinagaram districts.
Chittoor district continues to have the highest of 1,921 fatalities, while Kadapa has the lowest of 639 fatalities so far.
The school authorities have decided not to send the students and teachers who tested negative also, to their homes till the situation returns to normal.
Andhra Pradesh adds 1,010 afresh; 1,149 recoveries bring down active infections to 11,503; over 2.82 crore samples tested so far
Death of 11 more patients takes toll to 14,108; 2.79 cr samples tested
East Godavari, more particularly parts of Konaseema region, has been reporting more number of fresh Covid cases, compared to other districts in the State.
The lowest of one infection was reported in Vizianagaram followed by two in Kurnool and eight in Anantapur.
Vendors unhappy with the government’s move; fear it will affect their livelihood
As the fear of Covid-19 and Nipah virus continues, doctors are also seeing a rise in viral infections and are warning patients to be cautious.
Total active caseload at 15,158 with 5 dists having over 2,000 cases
The number of active cases remained below the 15,000 mark with EG district continues to have more active cases.
Fresh infections outnumber daily recoveries;Chittoor, EG, WG report over 200 cases