On the evening of the 3rd of August, the Telangana Health Department released a media bulletin and updates about the Wuhan virus cases (Novel Coronavirus) situation in Telangana. According to the released bulletin, the State witnessed a slight rise in the single day Wuhan virus cases.
In the past 24 hours, Telangana reported 609 new cases, 4 fatalities and 647 recoveries from the deadly virus. The every day cases of the State are now below 700 since the past two weeks, taking the active cases to 8,777 from the previous 8,819.
With this, Telangana now has 6,46,606 positive cases, of which 8,777 are active cases, 6,34,018 are recovered/discharged cases and 3,811 are deceased.
The new cases were confirmed after conducting COVID-19 tests of 1,08,921 samples, taking the cumulative total to 2.23 crores till date.
According to sources, the highest number of cases have been reported from the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) region, areas of Medchal Malkajgiri, Khammam, Warangal and Karimnagar. The GHMC reported the highest number of COVID-19 (81) cases in the past 24 hours, followed by Medchal Malkajgiri (36) and Rangareddy (36.)
Meanwhile, with a slight rise in the COVID-19 cases,the active containment zones increased to 31 from the previous 29 with no micro containment zones in Hyderabad.
In addition, the majority of the reported COVID-19 cases in Telangana are from districts like Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal Urban, Rangareddy, Medchal Malkajgiri and Nalgonda.
The recovery rate of Telangana is now 98.05% from the previous 98.04% and the fatality rate of COVID-19 at 0.58 %.
It is to be noted, of the total active cases, 79.80 % cases are asymptomatic, whereas, only 20.20 % are symptomatic.
Stay tuned for further updates.
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