April 02: COVID-19 Updates
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April 02: COVID-19 Updates

A live blog on the latest alerts from south India

Latest COVID-19 figures: Tamil Nadu: 309; Kerala: 256; Andhra Pradesh: 143; Telangana: 77 (Apr 01); Karnataka: 101 (Apr 01)

Andhra Pradesh: Total tally rises to 143. 

Andhra Pradesh: Number of people identified as Markaaz attendees: 1085; Out of this, number of people tested for Coronavirus: 758; Out of this, number of people who have tested positive: 91.

Tamil Nadu: So far, 264 people who attended the Nizamuddin Markaz have tested positive. 

Tamil Nadu: 75 new positive cases today. Total tally up to 309. Of the 75, 74 are returnees from Nizamuddin Markaz. One person is a contact of a contact of a returnee. 

A 27 year old pregnant woman in Kollam district has been diagnosed with COVID-19.

Kerala tally goes up to 256.

Kerala: 21 fresh positives in the state today. 

Andhra Pradesh: Total tally goes up to 132 today. 

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