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103 people have died so far due to black fungus in AP: Official

Published: 8th Jun 2021 12:59 am

Amaravati: Black Fungus has so far claimed 103 lives in Andhra Pradesh, Principal Secretary (Health) Anil Kumar Singhal said here on Monday.

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In all 1,623 cases of the disease were reported in the state so far, he told a press conference.
Though only 13,105 Liposomal Amphotericin-B injections were delivered to the state till date, they had been managing with Posaconazole injections and tablets as an alternative.

“We placed a purchase order for 91,650 Amphotericin-B injections. The Centre supplied only 13,105, of which only 1,225 are in hand now.

We could so far arrange 12,250 Posaconazole injections and 1,01,980 tablets,” the Principal Secretary said.

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