In Telangana, 596 fresh COVID cases were reported during the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of COVID cases reported in the state has gone up to 2 lakh 72 thousand 719. The state conducted over 59 thousand tests yesterday. The COVID-19 recovery rate slightly improved to 96.34 per cent as 921 more people recovered yesterday. This took the number of people who recovered so far to 2 lakh 62 thousand 751.
The daily bulletin issued by the state Medical and Health department this morning stated that a total of 1470 deaths have been reported so far as three more persons succumbed to COVID and comorbidities during the last 24 hours. Currently the state has less than 8 thousand active cases out of which over 6 thousand 8 hundred are in home isolation.
In Hyderabad, 102 new Covid-19 cases were reported during the last 24 hours. Medchal Malkajgiri, Rangareddy, Karimnagar, Khammam, Bhadradri Kothagudem, Warangal Urban and Adilabad districts also reported a considerably high number of COVID-19 cases during the same time.