Hyderabad: on Wednesday, Telangana recorded 509 new covid-19 infections and three fatalities, with a total of 1,505 and a cumulative number of positive cases 2,79,644.
As of Wednesday, there were 7,172 active covid-19 cases in the state.
A total of 517 persons were recovered in the state on Wednesday, with a cumulative covid-19 recovery of 2,70,967 with a recovery rate of 96.89 percent, while the countrywide recovery rate was 95.3 percent.
Between Tuesday and Wednesday, 48,652 covid-19 tests were conducted in the state, while reports of 717 other samples were awaited.
So far, a total of 63,06,397 covid-19 tests have been conducted in the state, of which 2,79,644 have tested positive and 2,70,967 persons have recovered.