Hyderabad: As many as five deaths have been reported due to Coronavirus in Telangana on Thursday. This is the highest number of deaths registered ever since the outbreak of pandemic in the State. Further, 38 new Coronavirus positive cases were registered across the State till 8 pm today.
According to Media Bulletin issued by the Director of Public Health and Family Welfare, of 38 cases, as many as 26 cases were reported from Greater Hyderabad and two from Ranga Reddy district while remaining 10 cases are of migrant workers. A total of 23 persons were also discharged today on getting cured.
With this increase, the total number of Coronavirus positive cases in the State has increased to 1,699. However, with 1036 people getting cured/discharged, the number of active cases has come to 618.
With five deaths reported on Thursday, the death toll due to Coronavirus has increased to 45. (INN)