Shubham Jaiswal ([email protected])
Andhra Pradesh Health Secretary Dr Jawahar Reddy on Tuesday said that the state is on top spot is as far as the number of COVID-19 tests per million goes, followed by Tamil Nadu and Rajasthan.
The state has carried out 3,593 tests per million population, he said and added that the number of tests conducted in Andhra Pradesh is more than the numbers in 13 countries.
Dr Reddy informed that of the 240 people who returned from Kalyan (Mumbai) today, 37 have tested postive for the virus. They have been sent to a quarantine facility at Kurnool.
It is noteworthy that the number of active cases is almost stable in the past ten days. We are trying to flatten the curve. Active cases are reducing and discharges are increasing,