Sharp rise in new coronavirus cases in Telangana:- The second wave of coronavirus is all over the country. Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu are the most impacted states of the country and the virus is spreading towards other states. Telugu states too are impacted badly and the daily tally of cases crossed 10,000 mark for the first time in Telangana. A total number of 10,122 new cases of coronavirus are reported in the state in the last 24 hours as per the health bulletin that is released by the State Health Department. 6446 people recovered from coronavirus in the last 24 hours and 52 new deaths are reported. The number of deaths too are rising considerably along with the new number of cases in the state. The recovery rate of Telangana stands at 82.68 percent and it is 82.5 percent for the country.
A total number of 99,638 samples are tested in the state in the last 24 hours and the total samples collected till date are 1,26,66,312. The total number of positive cases reported till date in Telangana crossed 4 lakh mark and they stand at 4,11,905. Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) planned a high-profile meeting with the officials and the state cabinet to take a call on the lockdown in the state. He will review the situation of coronavirus in Telangana on April 29th and there are talks that the state would head for lockdown after May 3rd. The municipal elections in Telangana will take place on April 30th and the results will be out on May 3rd. Telangana government recently announced free vaccination for all the people aged between 18 and 45 from May 1st. KCR will also discuss about the plans of the vaccination drive and will make some key announcements soon.