52 COVID-19 cases reported in Telangana on Tuesday

COVID-19 cases
Woman walks in front of the Charminar during lockdown to prevent the spread of new coronavirus in Hyderabad on Tuesday. Photo: AP

Hyderabad: Health authorities have reported 52 new Covid-19 positive cases and a death due to the virus in Telangana on Tuesday.

Though new cases reported are high at 52, the number has dropped compared to Monday’s 61 cases and one death. The overall number of positive cases reported in the State rose to 644 and fatalities to 18.

Meanwhile, seven COVID-19 patients who have recovered were discharged on Tuesday, taking the total number of discharged cases to 110. Currently, 516 active Covid-19 patients are undergoing treatment at various designated government hospitals in Hyderabad.

33 more cases in Hyderabad

In the last 24 hours, 33 more have tested positive from Hyderabad, taking the overall number of cases in the State capital to 307. Of the 307 cases, 58 were discharged while the remaining 249 are undergoing treatment.

After Hyderabad, the district with sizeable number of cases is Nizamabad with 36 cases, followed by Rangareddy (21).

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