Preventive measures taken by the Andhra Pradesh government against covid-19
Dr. M Nazeeruddin
Right now we are facing COVID-19, across the world, the new Corona Virus disease which would be identified in new country on an almost daily basis. As of March 2, 2020, according to world health organization, there are around 89000 confirmed cases from 65 countries. Normally the Corona Virus would be found in animals and can be transmitted from animals to human beings and then spread from person to person. The COVID-19 is getting by humans contact with animals. Amaravathi is the new formed capital of Andhra Pradesh population in 2020 is estimated to be 5.4 crores. The Andhra Pradesh government has allocated to Rs 200 crores for the purpose to tackle corona virus across the state. Besides, the government has setup a call centre disseminate information on the COVID-19 suspected cases. The Andhra Pradesh government has given direction to the health authorities that the super specialty hospitals in Vijayawada and Anantapur to handle the COVID-19 cases.