Telangana recorded 148 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the total caseload to 2,93,401, while the death toll rose to 1,590 with one more fatality, the state government said on Monday.
The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) accounted for the most number of cases with 35, followed by Rangareddy and Karimnagar districts with 11 and 10 respectively, it said in a bulletin, providing details as of 8 PM on January 24.
The cumulative recovered cases stood at 2,88,577, while 3,234 were under treatment.
The bulletin said 19,821 samples were tested on January 24.
Cumulatively, the number of samples tested was 76,82,361.
The samples tested per million population was 2,06,404, it said.
The recovery rate in the state was 98.35 per cent, while it was 96.8 per cent in the country, it added.
The case fatality rate in the state was 0.54 per cent, while it was 1.4 per cent at the national level, it said.