Telangana Covid-19 update
The areas under GHMC, Medchal-Malkajgiri and Rangareddy districts together have reported over 2,500 cases in the last 24-hours.
The number of active cases in Telangana has gone-up to 58,148 with 40,729 positive patients in home isolation or institutional Covid care centres.
For the first time ever, the number of positive infections has also crossed the 1000 mark in areas under GHMC.
The cumulative number of active cases has reached 49,781 while the total number of fatalities is now 1,899.
The areas under GHMC continued to remain worst affected with 793 cases followed by Medchal Malkajgiri with 488 and Rangareddy district with 455.
Areas under GHMC have reported 705 new cases while the neighbouring district of Medchal Malkajgiri reported 363 cases.
As on Saturday, the total number of active Covid-19 cases in Telangana has reached 20,184.
The active Covid-19 cases have continued to rise, with the cumulative total rising to 17,791 positive cases.
The daily Covid-19 infections in areas under GHMC have crossed the 400 mark with authorities reporting 402 new infections on Thursday.