Hyderabad: Telangana has recorded 1,278 new Covid-19 positive cases and eight fatalities on Friday, taking the overall toll to 339 and the total number of positive cases to 32,224, according to a medical bulletin.
Out of the 1,278 positive cases on Friday, 762 cases were from areas under GHMC, 171 from Rangareddy district, 36 from Sangareddy, 85 from Medchal, five from Warangal Urban, 9 from Karimnagar, 32 from Nalgonda, eight from Nizamabad, 22 from Medak, 18 from Khammam, 17 from Mancherial, 9 from Narayanpet, 14 cases each from Suryapet, Adilabad and Mahabubnagar, seven from Siricilla, eight from Warangal Rural, 6 cases each from Mahabubabad and Peddapalli, 23 from Kamareddy, three from Jangaon, 4 from Siddipet, one case each from Yadadri,Gadwal, Wanaparthy, Asifabad and Nirmal.
The health authorities on Friday have also discharged 1,013 persons, which has taken the number of recoveries from Covid-19 infection in Telangana to 19,205. At present, the number of active Covid-19 positive cases in the State is at 12,680.
In the last 24 hours, the health authorities have conducted 10,354 tests on samples out of which 9,076 have tested negative. Overall, since the outbreak of Covid-19, the health authorities have tested 1,51,109 samples out of which 1,18,885 samples tested negative.
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