Telangana sees highest single-day death count | Hyderabad | Live Newspaper Hyderabad

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HYDERABAD: Telangana on Tuesday recorded 6,876 new cases, and 59 deaths — the highest number of fatalities in a day. With the new cases, there 79,520 active cases currently in the state. The case load since the onset of the pandemic is 4,63,361, while the death toll is 2,476.
Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) recorded 1,029 cases, while neighbouring Medchal-Malkajgiri recorded 502 cases, Rangareddy 387 and Sangareddy 157. The four districts, which largely cover Hyderabad city and its outskirts, accounted for 2,075 cases — roughly 30% of the total new cases recorded in the state on Tuesday. Among other districts, which are seeing a massive surge are Nalgonda with 402 cases, Suryapet 372, Karimnagar 264, Khammam 235, and Siddipet 258.
On Tuesday, a total of 7,432 patients were declared recovered. The state now has 3,81,265 patients who have recovered from the infection. The case fatality rate now stands at 0.53%, while recovery rate is 82.3%. On Tuesday, 70,961 samples were tested.


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