Covid-19: Telangana records 1,524 new cases, ten deaths on Tuesday

This was after 13,175 samples were tested on Tuesday, the highest in a single day so far, out of which 11.651 were negative

By Author  |  Published: 14th Jul 2020  10:26 pmUpdated: 14th Jul 2020  10:29 pm

Hyderabad: There were 1,524 new Covid-19 cases in Telangana on Tuesday, apart from 10 deaths due to the virus.

This was after 13,175 samples were tested on Tuesday, the highest in a single day so far, out of which 11.651 were negative. The cumulative number of tests in the State has gone up to 1,95,024, while the total number of positive cases so far is now 37,745. There are 12,531 active cases and 375 deaths so far, while 1,161 persons were discharged on Tuesday. The total number of discharged patients now is 24,840.

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Tuesday’s tally included 815 cases from the GHMC area, while there were 240 cases from Ranga Reddy, 97 from Medchal, and 61 from Sangareddy.

As for the number of beds, the official bulletin said government hospitals as on Tuesday had a capacity of 17,081 Covid beds, of which 11,928 were isolation beds, out of which 734 were occupied. As many as 3537 were oxygen beds, of which 721 were occupied and out of 1616 ICU beds, 350 were occupied.


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