Hyderabad: Telangana reported 1,421 new Covid-19 infections and six fatalities on Thursday, taking the overall toll to 1,298 and the cumulative number of positive cases so far to 2,29,001.
A total of 1,221 persons recovered on Thursday, taking the cumulative Covid-19 recoveries in the State to 2,07,326 with a recovery rate of 90.53 per cent, while the countrywide recovery rate is 89.5 per cent.
Between Wednesday and Thursday, 38,484 Covid tests were conducted in the State while reports of another 877 samples are awaited. So far, a total of 40,17,353 Covid-19 tests have been conducted in the State out of which 2,29,001 have tested positive and 2, 07, 326 persons have recovered.
The positive cases reported include 249 from GHMC, 111 from Medchal-Malkajgiri, 97 from Rangareddy, 89 from Khammam, 86 from Bhadradri Kothagudem, 79 from Nalgonda, 75 from Karimnagar, 57 from Siddipet, 52 from Warangal Urban, 36 from Jagtial, 35 from Kamareddy, 33 from Nizamabad, 32 from Nagarkurnool, 31 from Suryapet, 28 each from Mulugu and Mahabubabad, 26 from Sangareddy, 25 from Sircilla, 24 each from Wanaparthy, Mahabubnagar and Yadadri Bhongir, 23 from Warangal Rural, 21 from Jangaon, 14 from Adilabad, 13 each from Jogulambad Gadwal, Narayanpet and Mancherial, 12 from Vikarabad, 9 from Jayashankar Bhupalpally, 6 from Nirmal.