COVID 19: Telangana reports 177 fresh COVID cases, active cases drop below 2000

The state currently has 1,985 active cases. Of the total active cases, 776 are under home isolation.

By Newsmeter Network  Published on  4 Feb 2021 6:00 AM GMT
COVID 19: Telangana reports 177 fresh COVID cases, active cases drop below 2000

Hyderabad: Telangana reported 177 new COVID cases on Wednesday taking the overall tally to 2,95,101 in the state.

Two new deaths are reported on February 3, taking the total tally to 1,606. The fatality rate in the state is 0.54 per cent which is less than the national average of 1.4 per cent.

The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation area reported 30 new cases while Rangareddy reported 11 new cases. Districts of Telangana is seeing the increase in cases. Medchal Malkajigiri reported 11 new cases while Karimnagar reported 11 new cases.

Around 198 citizens recovered from the infection on Wednesday taking the tally of total recoveries to 2,95,101. The recovery rate, as per the government now stands at 98.78 per cent, which approximately one per cent higher than the national average of 97.1 per cent.

The government tested 41,343 citizens for the virus on Wednesday. So far 79,96,651 samples have been tested in the state. Samples tested per million population stand at 2,14,848. Still, 776 reports are awaited.

The state currently has 1,985 active cases. Of the total active cases, 776 are under home isolation. Of total positive cases, 70 per cent are asymptomatic with no severe signs of distress while 30 per cent are symptomatic.

According to the state bulletin, men aged between 31 and 40 years contribute to 14.72 per cent of the total cases. Women aged between 21 and 30 years contribute to 9.02 per cent of the total cases. The deaths due to comorbidities have risen to 55.04 per cent. 44.96 per cent of victims had no comorbidities.


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