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Discharged COVID-19 Cases Rising, Average 41.02 Per Cent: Andhra government

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has directed the officials to focus on strengthening telemedicine facilities and make arrangements for door-to-door delivery of medicines to the patients

Discharged COVID-19 Cases Rising, Average 41.02 Per Cent: Andhra government
Highlights
  • About 1.5 lakh people will be coming back in the state: Andhra Pradesh CM
  • Foreign returnees will be screened at the airport
  • CM has instructed officials to be kind and generous with migrant workers

Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy was apprised during a review meeting on Wednesday that the number of COVID-19 patients being discharged from the hospitals in the state is rising and the average is 41.02 per cent. The number of discharged cases of COVID-19 patients in Andhra Pradesh has been increasing with an average of 41.02 per cent as against the national average of 28.63 per cent while about 1.5 lakh people are likely to land in the coming days at various airports, Chief Minister Reddy was told during the meeting.

“The COVID-19 positive rate for the country is 3.87 per cent and for the state, it is 1.26 per cent,” an official said in the meeting.

Also Read: Andhra Pradesh Likely To See More Discharged Cases Of COVID-19 In Next Few Days, Say Officials

The Chief Minister directed the officials to focus on strengthening telemedicine facilities and make arrangements for door-to-door delivery of medicines to the patients through sub-centres. The chief minister said,

About 1.5 lakh people will be landing in the state from various destinations. Their screening should be done at the airport itself. They will be categorised as per the guidelines of the COVID-19 pandemic

Some assistance would be given to those who wish to return to their native states.

The migrant workers and other foreign returnees are expected to land at Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam and Tirupati airports. As per the guidelines of the Union Health Ministry, all the passengers will be categorised as per the pandemic situation in the country they are arriving from.

With regard to the transportation of inter-state migrant workers, so far 1,000 people have arrived from Thane and are undergoing tests in Guntakal. As part of the precautionary measures, nine checkpoints have been set up at border points.

According to an official release, the Chief Minister has instructed officials to be kind and generous with the migrant workers and extend support by all means.

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World

24,15,50,353Cases
20,31,59,099Active
3,34,78,247Recovered
49,13,007Deaths
Coronavirus has spread to 195 countries. The total confirmed cases worldwide are 24,15,50,353 and 49,13,007 have died; 20,31,59,099 are active cases and 3,34,78,247 have recovered as on October 20, 2021 at 3:48 am.

India

3,41,08,996 14,623Cases
1,78,0985,020Active
3,34,78,247 19,446Recovered
4,52,651 197Deaths
In India, there are 3,41,08,996 confirmed cases including 4,52,651 deaths. The number of active cases is 1,78,098 and 3,34,78,247 have recovered as on October 20, 2021 at 2:30 am.

State Details

State Cases Active Recovered Deaths
Maharashtra

65,94,820 1,638

30,408 1,202

64,24,547 2,791

1,39,865 49

Kerala

48,68,640 7,643

80,857 2,922

47,60,781 10,488

27,002 77

Karnataka

29,84,022 349

9,129 64

29,36,926 399

37,967 14

Tamil Nadu

26,89,463 1,179

14,326 244

26,39,209 1,407

35,928 16

Andhra Pradesh

20,61,287 483

5,654 55

20,41,316 534

14,317 4

Uttar Pradesh

17,10,047 11

118 5

16,87,031 16

22,898

West Bengal

15,81,946 726

7,428 12

15,55,520 705

18,998 9

Delhi

14,39,441 36

322 24

14,14,029 11

25,090 1

Odisha

10,35,973 556

4,281 66

10,23,398 618

8,294 4

Chhattisgarh

10,05,701 20

188 1

9,91,943 21

13,570

Rajasthan

9,54,392

38 5

9,45,400 5

8,954

Gujarat

8,26,326 18

185 8

8,16,055 26

10,086

Madhya Pradesh

7,92,700 10

79 2

7,82,098 12

10,523

Haryana

7,71,101 9

126 0

7,60,926 9

10,049

Bihar

7,26,033 5

42 2

7,16,330 7

9,661

Telangana

6,69,365 202

3,940 11

6,61,484 190

3,941 1

Assam

6,07,119 353

3,585 124

5,97,577 229

5,957

Punjab

6,02,081 22

216 3

5,85,316 20

16,549 5

Jharkhand

3,48,461 17

128 3

3,43,198 14

5,135

Uttarakhand

3,43,765 6

175 1

3,36,193 7

7,397

Jammu And Kashmir

3,31,221 84

803 13

3,25,990 97

4,428

Himachal Pradesh

2,21,826 222

1,348 78

2,16,751 142

3,727 2

Goa

1,77,659 80

620 20

1,73,685 56

3,354 4

Puducherry

1,27,479 55

490 33

1,25,137 86

1,852 2

Manipur

1,22,899 95

1,358 25

1,19,640 116

1,901 4

Mizoram

1,14,466 665

10,768 606

1,03,305 1,269

393 2

Tripura

84,349 6

102 11

83,431 17

816

Meghalaya

83,079 65

740 37

80,900 101

1,439 1

Chandigarh

65,310 4

25 1

64,465 3

820

Arunachal Pradesh

55,031 17

145 0

54,606 17

280

Sikkim

31,783 27

181 16

31,210 10

392 1

Nagaland

31,641 14

247 5

30,718 18

676 1

Ladakh

20,883 2

34 0

20,641 2

208

Dadra And Nagar Haveli

10,676

4 0

10,668

4

Lakshadweep

10,365

0 0

10,314

51

Andaman And Nicobar Islands

7,646 4

8 1

7,509 3

129

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