Telangana occupies 10th position among Covid recovery states


Telangana occupies 10th position among the top 15 states in terms of absolute numbers of COVID-19 recovered cases in the country. However, Maharashtra, Delhi and Tamilnadu continued to maintain its supremacy even in the recovery as well with all the cities occupying top 3 positions, respectively.

According to the information available, as on date, there are 1,32,912 recovered cases more than the active COVID-19 cases. “This was made possible due to coordinated efforts at all levels of government for prevention, containment and management of COVID-19”, says an official of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

Timely clinical management of COVID-19 cases has resulted in more than 10,000 daily recoveries. During the last 24 hours, a total of 11,881 COVID-19 patients have been cured, taking the cumulative figure to 3,59,859. This further takes the recovery rate to 59.52%. Presently, there are 2,26,947 active cases and all are under medical supervision.

The top 15 States in terms of absolute numbers of COVID-19 recovered cases are:

As per the “Test, Trace, Treat” strategy, there has been a steady rise in the samples tested every day with more than 90 lakh samples being tested till date. During the last 24 hours, 2,29,588 samples have been tested. The cumulative number of samples tested, as on date, is 90,56,173.

The testing lab network in the country is further strengthened. With 768 labs in the government sector and 297 private labs, there are as many as 1065 labs in the country. These include:

•     Real-Time RT PCR based testing labs: 578 (Govt: 366 + Private: 212)

•     TrueNat based testing labs: 398 (Govt: 370 + Private: 28)

•     CBNAAT based testing labs: 89 (Govt: 32 + Private: 57)