Krishna District’s COVID-19 record passed the 50,000 mark, reaching 50,045 on Monday. Most of the infections were reported in and around Vijayawada.
The district reported 110 new infections last day. The district has continuously observed more than 100 cases in the past four days, and a total of 1,125 cases this month, 75% more than the previous month’s 259 infections.
The district peaked in September and October with over 11,000 infections each. The first case was reported on March 21 last year.
The district remains the one with the highest death rate of 1.37% with 684 deaths. It has 814 active cases as of Monday morning and most of them have been in town.