Corona: Telangana records 177 new cases, 2 deaths
Hyderabad, February 4 (Maxim News) Corona Virus: Telangana here on Wednesday reported 177 new COVID-19 cases and two deaths taking the cumulative number of cases to 2,95,101 while the death toll to 1,606.
And the overall recovery cases went up to 2,91,510 with 198 fresh recoveries in the last 24 hours. Between Tuesday and Wednesday, around 41,343 tests were conducted including 18,190 on primary contacts and 4,961 on secondary contacts. And the results of 177 samples turned positive and the reports of 1,323 are pending.
So far, 79,96,651 tests have been conducted in the state since the pandemic broke out.
The positive cases reported in the state include 30 from GHMC, 11 each from Rangareddy, Medchal Malkajgiri, 9 each from Karimnagar, Warangal Urban and Sangareddy, 7 each from Nalgonda and Nizamabad, 6 each from Bhadradri Kothagudem, Khammam and Vikarabad.
5 each from Yadadri Bhongir, Rajanna Sircilla, Peddapalli, Mancherial, Mahabubnagar and Jagtial, 4 each from Adilabad, Jangaon, Jogulamba Gadwal, Kamareddy, Nizamabad, Siddipet and Warangal Rural, 3 from Nagarkurnool, 2 each from Wanaparthy and Jayashankar Bhupalpally, one from Mahabubabad, zero cases from Komarambheem Asifabad, Medak, Nagarkurnool, Narayanpet and Suryapet.
It is to mention here that India’s COVID-19 tally of cases rose to 1,07,90,183 with 12,899 new infections being reported in a day, while the recoveries surged to 1,04,80,455, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday.
The death count increased to 1,54,703 with 107 daily new fatalities, the data showed.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,04,80,455 pushing the national COVID-19 recovery rate of 97.13 per cent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.43 per cent. The total COVID-19 active cases remained below 2 lakh.
There are 1,55,025 active coronavirus infections in the country which comprises 1.44 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated.