Hyderabad: Telangana reported 753 new COVID cases on Friday taking the overall tally to 2,68,418 in the state.
Three new deaths are reported on November 27 taking the total tally to 1,451. The fatality rate in the state is 0.54 per cent which is less than the national average of 1.5 per cent.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation area reported 133 new cases while Rangareddy reported 71 new cases. Districts of Telangana is seeing the increase in cases. Medchal Malkajigiri reported 78 new cases while Karimnagar reported 47 new cases.
Around 952 citizens recovered from the infection on Friday taking the tally of total recoveries to 2,56,330. The recovery rate, as per the government now stands at 95.49 per cent, which approximately one per cent higher than the national average of 93.7 per cent.
The government tested 41,991 citizens for the virus on Friday. So far 53,74,141 samples have been tested in the state. Samples tested per million population stand at 1,44,388. Still, 695 reports are awaited.
The state currently has 10,637 active cases. Of the total active cases, 8,459 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.