Hyderabad: Telangana reported 1550 Covid-19 positive cases and nine fatalities on Monday, pushing the toll to 365 and cumulative number of positive cases to 36,221. In the last 24 hours, the number of samples tested has touched a record high in the State with authorities testing 11,525 samples out of which 9,975 have tested negative.
Out of the 1,550 positive cases, 926 were from areas under GHMC, while 212 persons tested positive from Rangareddy and another 53 from Medchal district.
On Monday, 1,197 persons, were discharged, taking the overall number of recoveries to 23,679 while the number of active cases has reached 12,178.
The Covid-19 cases that were reported from the remaining districts include 86 from Karimnagar, 41 from Nalgonda, 38 from Khammam, 33 from Kamareddy, 19 from Sangareddy, 16 from Warangal Urban, 13 cases each from Mahabubabad and Mahabubnagar, 10 cases each from Kothagudem, Jangaon, Siddipet and Suryapet, eight cases each from Warangal Rural, Nizamabad, seven from Sircilla, six cases each from Peddapally, Medak and Bhupalpally, five cases each from Yadadri, Gadwal, three cases from Vikarabad, two cases from Nagarkurnool and one case each from Nirmal, Mancherial, Adilabad and Wanaparthy.
Overall, since the outbreak of Covid-19, health officials have tested 1,81,849 samples out of which 1,45,628 samples have tested negative while 36,221 have tested positive.
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