Telangana reported 1,892 new COVID19 infections and eight fatalities on Friday, pushing the death toll to 283 and cumulative cases of coronavirus to 20,462. In the last 24 hours, 1,658 new Covid-19 positive cases have been reported from areas under GHMC, which also happens to be the largest one-day spike in positive cases in Hyderabad since the pandemic.
According to the health bulletin, 1,126 persons were discharged on Thursday which has taken the number of recoveries to 10,195 while the number of active cases Covid-19 infections has now risen to 9984.
In the last 24 hours, authorities tested 5,965 samples out of which 4,073 tested negative while 1,892 tested positive. Cumulatively, Telangana has conducted 1, 04, 118 tests out of which 83, 656 tested negative while 20, 462 have tested positive.