HYDERABAD: Telangana on Monday recorded 1,095 new cases of Covid-19 and six deaths. The number of active cases in the state have now increased to 8,746 and nearly half of these are in home isolation.
Telangana has so far recorded a total of 3.13 lakh cases of Covid-19 and 1,723 deaths while 3.02 lakh patients in the state have recovered from the infection. Of the total, 80% cases have been asymptomatic while 20% have been symptomatic.
The case fatality rate (CFR) is currently 0.55% while the recovery rate has further reduced to 96.65%. While Telangana still continues to be doing better than other parts of the country when it comes to CFR and recovery rate, these figures are slowly slipping.
A total of 43,070 tests were conducted on Monday. Telangana has now completed 1.04 crore tests and has reached 2.8 lakh sample testing per million population.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) recorded 302 new cases on Monday while Medchal Malkajgiri recorded 138 and Ranga Reddy recorded 116, even as every single district in the state recorded new cases.