On Wednesday, The Andhra Pradesh government declared holidays for all educational institutions from Thursday till March 31, as part of the efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19.The decision was taken at a high-level meeting presided over by Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy to review the situation in the state.
The state has reported only one Covid-19 positive case. According to the Health Department, out of 102 samples tested so far, 90 were tested negative while results were awaited for 11 others.Officials said 20 people were under hospital admissions while 586 were under home isolation. The authorities so far identified 856 people for observation and out of them, 250 completed 28 days observation.