2,567 new cases were reported in Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday, taking the total number of cases to 19,26,988. 18 patients died of the virus increasing the death toll to 13,042.There are 26,710 active cases with a recovery of 18,87,236 patients and 13,042 deaths.
356 new infections were recorded in East Godavari followed by Chittoor with 300 cases and West Godavari with 279 cases on Tuesday.
81,760 tests were conducted in AP on Tuesday where 2,567 cases were detected which resulted in a 3.1% positivity rate. The state’s overall positive rate is 8.3%18