Telangana Covid Cases: Telangana records 99 new Covid cases, two deaths | Hyderabad News

February 16, 2021 0 By boss


HYDERABAD: Telangana on Monday recorded 99 new cases of Covid-19, recording less than 100 cases in a matter of 7 months and the positivity rate standing at 0.6 percent-the lowest so far. Also 2 deaths were recorded in the state. The state has so far recorded a total of 2,96,673 cases and 1,618 deaths.
The number of active cases in the state have reduced to 1,676 now while a total of 2,93,379 patients in the state have so far recovered from the coronavirus infection. The recovery rate meanwhile has improved to 98.88 per cent now. This is better than the country average rate of 97.3 per cent. The case fatality rate (CFR) is constant at 0.54 per cent. On this count too, Telangana is better off than most other parts of the country with the country average being 1.4 per cent.
A total of 15,766 samples were tested for the virus on Monday. Telangana has now completed 83.1 lakh tests for Covid-19 and has reached 2.23 lakh sample testing per million population.
On Monday, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) recorded 24 new cases while Ranga Reddy recorded 10 new cases while 13 districts did not record any new case.


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