The number of active containment zones in the state came down to 90 as compared to 108 a day earlier. At present, there are no active micro containment zones in Hyderabad, while Mahabubabad with 24 containment zones, Nalgonda with 5 containment zones and Bhadradri Kothagudem with 19 containment zones have most of the active containment zones in the state.
A total of 1,489 patients were declared healthy on Saturday, taking the total number of cured patients to 6,01,184. The case fatality rate (CFR) is 0.58%, up from 0.5% in early May. Meanwhile, the recovery rate has now gone up to 96.98 percent.
As many as 1,18,427 samples were tested for the novel coronavirus on Saturday. Telangana has now completed testing 1.82 crore samples and has reached 4.90 lakh sample tests per million population.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) reported 132 new cases on Saturday, while neighboring Medchal Malkajgiri reported 43 cases, Rangareddy reported 64 cases and Sangareddy reported 12 cases, continuing a declining trend in and around Hyderabad city. kept.