The state reported 83 deaths from COVID-19 and 10,413 new infections in the 24 hours through Friday morning.
The cumulative number reached 17,38,990 and the death toll rose to 11,296. The number of restores rose to 15,93,921 from 15,469 restores last day. The recovery rate remains at 91.66%. There are 1,337,773 active cases in the state.
The daily positivity rate decreased to 12.21% as 85,311 samples were tested the previous day. The total test positive rate of 1.96 crore samples is 8.86%.
Chittoor has again reported the highest number with 14 new deaths. Next to it was West Godavari with 11 new deaths.
Anantapur reported eight deaths and East Godavari and Srikakulam each reported seven new deaths. Guntur, Krishna and Vizianagaram each reported six new deaths, while Kurnool and Visakhapatnam each reported five new deaths. Nellore reported four deaths and Prakasam three deaths. Kadapa only reported one new death.
Last day, East Godavari once again reported the highest single-day number among the districts with 2,075 infections. Chittoor reported 1,574 new infections while the remaining districts reported fewer than a thousand new infections. These include West Godavari (974), Anantapur (865), Krishna (692), Guntur (686), Visakhapatnam (634), Prakasam (631), Kadapa (610), Nellore (527), Srikakulam (427), Kurnool ( 425) and Vizianagaram (293).
The district numbers are as follows: East Godavari (2.35.153), Chittoor (1.97.408), Guntur (1.52.701), West Godavari (1.45.110), Anantapur (1.42.663), Visakhapatnam (1.40.449), Nellore (1.20.359), Kurnool (1.16.956), Srikakulam (1.11.130), Prakasam (1.10.013), Kadapa (97.091), Krishna (91.643) and Vizianagaram (75.419).