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HYDERABAD: A total of 259 new Covid-19 cases and a death has been recorded on Thursday. The total death toll now stands at 3,900 and the recovery rate has now touched 98.61%.
2,57,11,341 Covid-19 tests have been conducted in the state, out of which 6,62,785 have tested positive and 6,53,603 have recovered. On Thursday, there were 5,282 active Covid-19 cases in the state.
Meanwhile, the director of public health and family welfare, in its guidelines, again urged the citizens to seek medical care in case of any flu/influenza like symptoms such as fever, cough, sore throat, running nose, difficulty in breathing, body pains and headache are observed.
“If symptoms related to Covid-19 are observed, please report to the nearest government health facility and seek the required health services without any delay. People with co-morbid conditions are also requested to stay indoors and avoid any kind of travel except for medical care in order to avoid exposure to the virus,” the statement read.
301 people have recovered . As many as 58,261 tests were conducted in the state while reports of 1,633 samples were awaited.