In Telangana, over 6 lakhs 95 thousand people who are between 18-44 years of age have been vaccinated so far. The vaccination drive for high risk groups of people is underway across the state. As the special drive is underway in Hyderabad and in other districts, the state so far has vaccinated nearly 67 lakh people belonging to different groups of people. Meanwhile, Telangana reported 1436 fresh COVID cases during the past 24 hours.
The number of COVID cases that are being reported daily has come down considerably in Telangana state during the past one week. The state reported 2524 fresh COVID cases one week ago on 31st May. The recovery rate also improved from 93.5 per cent to the current 94.85 per cent while over 5 lakh 60 thousand people recovered so far in the state. The number of active cases has also come down drastically from over 34 thousand cases a week ago to the current 27 thousand cases. Nine districts reported over 100 fresh cases daily a week ago. This number has come down to Two districts with Khammam and Nalgonda only reporting over hundred fresh COVID cases other than Hyderabad currently. As per the latest state media bulletin, 6 districts reported ten or less number of fresh cases during the past 24 hours.