The total number of positive cases in Telangana has shot up to 229 with 75 fresh cases reporting today. According to a bulletin issued by the Health Minister Etela Rajendar, all most all those returned from Markaz in New Delhi has been identified and have been shifted to different quarantine centres for treatment.
However, he said over 15 persons have been discharged today on account of recovery from the virus affect totalling to 32 while two deaths of occurred in Secunderabad and Shadnagar areas. With this, the total number of deaths occurred due to Coronavirus in the state stands at 11.
He said the state government on instructions from CM KCR has sent their and their family members’ blood samples to the different laboratories and getting them checked for virus on war footing method. The labs are working in shifts round the clock, he said.
Meanwhile, Andhra Pradesh state has registered over 12 positive cases today taking the total figure to 161. Only 2 cases have been discharged after they recovered while one death reported today.