Hyderabad: Telangana reported 565 new COVID cases on Tuesday taking the overall tally to 2,70,883 in the state.
One new death is reported on December 1 taking the total tally to 1,462. The fatality rate in the state is 0.53 per cent which is less than the national average of 1.5 per cent.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation area reported 106 new cases while Rangareddy reported 43 new cases. Districts of Telangana is seeing the increase in cases. Medchal Malkajigiri reported 42 new cases while Karimnagar 29 new cases.
Around 925 citizens recovered from the infection on Tuesday taking the tally of total recoveries to 2,60,155. The recovery rate, as per the government now stands at 96.03 per cent, which approximately two per cent higher than the national average of 94 per cent.
The government tested 51,562 citizens for the virus on Tuesday. So far 55,51,620 samples have been tested in the state. Samples tested per million population stand at 1,49,156. Still, 616 reports are awaited.
The state currently has 9,266 active cases. Of the total active cases, 7,219 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.