Hyderabad: Telangana reported 1,269 Covid-19 positive cases and eight fatalities on Sunday, taking the toll to 356 and cumulative number of positive cases to 34,671.
Out of the new cases, 800 positive cases were from areas under GHMC while 132 persons tested positive from Rangareddy and another 94 from Medchal district.
On Sunday, the health authorities tested 8,153 samples out of which 6,884 have tested negative while 1269 were reported as positive. Also, 1563 persons were discharged on recovery today, taking the overall number of recoveries to 22, 482 while the number of active cases have reached 11,883.
The Covid-19 positive cases reported from other districts include 36 from Sangareddy, 23 each from Karimnagar and Nagarkurnool, 17 from Mahabubnagar, 15 cases each from Nalgonda and Wanaparthy, 14 from Medak, 12 from Warangal Urban, 11 from Nizamabad, nine from Peddapally, eight from Mahabubabad, seven cases each from Yadadri, Suryapet and Gadwal, six cases each from Vikarabad and Jangaon, four cases each from Nirmal, Jagtiyal, Adilabad, three cases each from Mancherial, Kothagudem, Siricilla and Siddipet, two cases from Warangal Rural and one from Khammam.
Overall, since the outbreak of Covid-19, the health authorities here have tested 1,70,324 samples of which 1,35,653 samples tested negative while 34, 671 have tested positive.
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