Hyderabad: As many as 47 new Coronavirus positive cases were registered in Telangana till 9 pm on Thursday.
According to Media Bulletin issued by the Director of Public Health and Family Welfare, of 47 cases, as many as 40 cases were reported from Greater Hyderabad and five from Ranga Reddy district. Remaining two cases are of of migrant workers who returned from other States.
A total of 13 persons were also discharged today on getting cured. With this increase, the total number of Coronavirus positive cases in the State has increased to 1,414.
However, with 952 people getting cured/discharged, the number of active cases has increased to 428. The death toll has remained 34 on Thursday.
As per the data provided by the Directorate, of 34 people who died due to Coronavirus in Telangana, 27 were men and seven were women. Among age groups of victims, there was one death each in the age groups of 0-9 years and 30-39 years.
There were 5 deaths in age group of 40-49; 9 deaths in 50-59 years; 7 deaths in 60-69 years; 9 deaths in 70-79 years and 2 deaths in the age group of 80-89. Therefore, except for two cases, the age of remaining 32 victims was above 40 years. (INN)