Covid-19: Telangana registers 1,590 new cases, seven deaths on Sunday

On Sunday, the health authorities also discharged 1166 patients, taking the overall number of patients who have recovered to 12,703 while the number of active cases in home isolation and institutional care across the State is 10,904

By Author  |  Published: 5th Jul 2020  10:13 pmUpdated: 5th Jul 2020  10:15 pm

Hyderabad: Telangana reported 1, 590 new Covid-19 infections and seven fatalities on Sunday, pushing the toll to 295 and the cumulative total of positive cases to 23, 902. According to the health bulletin, 1277 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 from Hyderabad while another 125 have tested positive from Medchal district.

On Sunday, the health authorities also discharged 1,166 patients, taking the overall number of patients who have recovered to 12,703 while the number of active cases in home isolation and institutional care across the State is 10,904.

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Out of the 1590 positive cases, apart from areas under GHMC and Medchal, 82 from Rangareddy, 23 from Suryapet, 19 cases each from Sangareddy and Mahabubnagar, 14 from Nalgonda, four each from Karimnagar, Wanaparthy, three cases each from Nizamabad and Medak, two cases each from Nirmal, Vikarabad, Kothagudem, Jangaon and one case each from Gadwal Sircilla, Siddipet, Warangal Rural, Narayanpet, Peddapally, Yadadri, Kamareddy and Adilabad.

In the last 24 hours, according to the bulletin, 5, 290 samples were tested out of which 3,700 have tested negative while 1,590 samples tested positive. Overall, the 1,15,835 samples have been tested out of which 91, 933 samples have tested negative while 23, 903 tested positive.

Males test more positive across all age groups

Based on the data analysis of the health bulletin, 20,091 persons have tested positive between the age group between 13 years and 60 years out of which 13,186 were men and 6,905 were woman. In the age group of 60 years and above, 2,627 persons tested positive out of which 1,733 were men while 894 positive cases were women. So far, for children of up to 12 years of age, 1184 tested positive out of which 640 were male while 544 were female.


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