Hyderabad: The Telangana health department on 25th August, released the list of containment zones across 33 districts in the state. All the districts have containment zones
According to the authorities, areas reporting active COVID cases are marked as containment zones. Access to these localities are restricted. A team comprising of Asha workers, in coordination with district civic authorities and police monitor the containment zones.
Full list of containment zones in Telangana districts.
As per the latest medical bulletin by the state government, Telangana reported 2,579 new COVID cases on Monday taking the overall tally to 1,08,670 positive cases. Telangana crossed the milestone of testing 10 lakh samples, with the government testing 52,933 citizens for the virus on Monday. So far 10,21,054 samples have been tested in the state. Samples tested per million population stand at 27,502.
Nine new deaths were reported on August 24 taking the total tally to 770.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation area reported 295 new cases