Press Meet: AP Health Secretary Anil Singhal about latest corona updates
Andhra Pradesh Health Secretary Anil Singhal has shared the latest updates of coronavirus status in the state in a Press Meet. Anil Singhal said the state witnessed 21,452 new coronavirus cases and 89 deaths in the last 24 hours. He said 6221 covid patients have been taking treatment since morning in 6629 ICU beds spreading across 633 hospitals. He said ICU beds in Anantapur, Prakasham, Srikakulam, and Visakhapatnam districts are occupied with covid patients. Anil Singhal said out of 408 vacant ICU beds, 264 ICU beds are available in Kurnool. He said out of a total of 23,184 beds fitted with oxygen supply, 22 548 beds are occupied with patients. He has also shared the position of private hospitals in the state.
AP Health Secretary said so far, 19,000 covid patients have been recovered. Anil Singhal said it was all possible by using detailed micromanagement with a proper monitoring process. He has also provided the details of oxygen transportation and deployment in the state.