Telangana reported 8 thousand 61 fresh COVID cases during the past 24 hours. The state also reported 56 deaths due to COVID and other comorbidities, the highest on a single day. With this, the COVID related deaths in the state increased to 2,150. The state government in its Covid Bulletin stated that currently there are over 72 thousand active cases are in the state.
The number of COVID cases reported so far in the state has gone up to 4 lakh 19 thousand 966. The recovery rate further dipped to 82.31 per cent during the past 24 hours. Five thousand, 93 more people recovered from the disease taking the total number of recoveries in the state to over three lakh, 45 thousand.
Meanwhile, the GHMC area reported over 15 hundred fresh COVID cases during the past 24 hours. Medchal Malkajgiri and Rangareddy districts reported considerably high number of fresh COVID cases.
Meanwhile, over a lakh people have been vaccinated on a single day yesterday at over 11 hundred Vaccination Centres. With this, the number of vaccinated people has increased to about 44 lakhs so far in the state.