Telangana records 455 new Covid-19 cases, 3 deaths | Hyderabad News – Times of India


HYDERABAD: Telangana recorded 455 new Covid-19 cases and three deaths on Sunday even as the number of active cases in the state stood at 8,873 going below the 9000 mark for the first time since the second wave hit.
The total count of cases since the beginning of the pandemic last year, stands at 6,45,406 and the death toll stands at 3,805. The number of active containment zones in the state stood at 28. Apart from two containment zones in Hyderabad, Jagtiyal, and Karimnagar have majority of the active containment zones in the state.
A total of 648 patients were declared recovered on Sunday, taking the total count of recovered patients to 6,32,728. The case fatality rate (CFR) stands at 0.58 percent while the recovery rate stood at 98.03 percent now. So far 79.8 percent of overall cases in the state have been asymptomatic while 20.2 percent have been symptomatic.
On Sunday, 83,763 samples were tested for the novel coronavirus. Telangana has now completed testing 2.20 crore samples and has reached 5.93 lakh sample testing per million population.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) recorded 77 new cases on Sunday, while neighbouring Medchal Malkajgiri recorded 31 cases, Ranga Reddy recorded 27 and Sanga Reddy recorded 8 cases. Outside of Hyderabad city and its outskirts, Jangaon, Peddapalli, Yadadri Bhongir, Warangal Urban and Khammam saw more cases.

.



Source link

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *