Vijayawada: The Covid-19 tally in the state has reached 2,339 with 57 new cases reported on Tuesday.
The state health department said that of the total number of cases, 1,596 were discharged while 691 were in hospitals. Two patients, one each from Chittoor and Kurnool, died taking the toll to 52.
Six of the new infections, including five from Chittoor and one from West Godavari, had returned from Koyembedu market in Tamil Nadu.
In Nellore district, 19 new cases were reported taking the total to 183. The infections were reported from Sullurupeta, Vinjamuru, Gudur and Vidya Nagar. Among the total cases, 68 were reported from Nellore city in the last two months while 60 were from Sullurpeta in the last one week. All the cases were traced to Koyembedu market in Tamil Nadu....