COVID 19: Telangana reports 394 fresh COVID cases, three new deaths on Saturday

Around 574 citizens recovered from the infection on Saturday taking the tally of total recoveries to 2,80,565.

By Newsmeter Network  Published on  3 Jan 2021 4:08 AM GMT
COVID 19: Telangana reports 394 fresh COVID cases, three new deaths on Saturday
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Hyderabad: Telangana reported 394 new COVID cases on Saturday taking the overall tally to 2,87,502 in the state.

Three new deaths are reported on January 2, taking the total tally to 1,549. The fatality rate in the state is 0.53 per cent which is less than the national average of 1.4 per cent.

The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation area reported 81 new cases while Rangareddy reported 36 new cases. Districts of Telangana is seeing the increase in cases. Medchal Malkajgiri reported 31 new cases while Karimnagar reported 29 new cases.

Around 574 citizens recovered from the infection on Saturday taking the tally of total recoveries to 2,80,565. The recovery rate, as per the government now stands at 97.58 per cent, which approximately one per cent higher than the national average of 96.1 per cent.

The government tested 40,190 citizens for the virus on Saturday. So far 69,91,487 samples have been tested in the state. Samples tested per million population stand at 1,87,487. Still, 650 reports are awaited.

The state currently has 5,388 active cases. Of the total active cases, 3,210 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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