Over one lakh 30 thousand health workers vaccinated against COVID-19 in Telangana
In Telangana, over one lakh 30 thousand health workers have been vaccinated so far while the COVID vaccination is underway smoothly. The vaccination for health workers and staff in private sector in the state will continue tomorrow across the state. According to State Public Health Director Dr Srinivas Rao, no case of severe health issues reported so far after vaccination.
Meanwhile, the state reported 147 fresh COVID cases during the past 24 hours. With this, the number of COVID cases reported in the state reached to 2 lakh 93 thousand 737. The state conducted over 16 thousand tests yesterday. The recovery rate improved to 98.49 per cent with 399 more people recovering yesterday. This took the number of recovered people so far in the state to 2 lakh 89 thousand 325.
Meanwhile, the daily bulletin issued by the state Medical and Health department this morning stated that total 1593 deaths reported so far, following one more succumbed to COVID and comorbidities during the past 24 hours. 32 Covid-19 cases were reported in Hyderabad during the past 24 hours while Ranga Reddy district reported 12 cases. All remaining districts reported below 10 cases each.