As we step into the eighth month of Covid-19, several cultural spaces in Hyderabad are yet to re-open their doors for events and performances
Health Minister Eatala Rajender had announced that the price of a RTPCR swab test has been capped at Rs 2,200 in private labs (Rs 2,800 if the samples are collected from home).
Telangana recorded 1,896 new cases of Covid-19 on Wednesday, out of 50,367 tests conducted across the State.
According to the state health department, out of the total, there are 32,537 active cases, 1,00,013 people have recovered and 856 have died.
A few hospitals stated outright that there were no beds available, despite medical bulletins stating otherwise.
State sees 1,863 new cases, 10 deaths in last 24 hours; recovery rate stands at 73.4 per cent
The accused person was immediately shifted to a quarantine facility.
On Friday night, they locked themselves in their room and consumed soft drinks laced with poison.
Keeping in mind the spread of Covid-19, the police have served notices to several mosques in the city to allow only five persons to offer prayers at a time.
Though many Muslims offered prayers from their homes, many also congregated on streets without masks or physical distancing
The OGH has a 100-bed isolation ward in the OP building for patients who suffer breathlessness but do not have Covidpositive reports.
People in the city consider health insurance as an important financial tool and 80% of respondents want to prioritise purchase of health insurance.
As the bodies were going up in flames, the cremation ground staff began making space for more bodies that were arriving and later placing them on funeral pyres.
At one of the wards in Osmania General Hospital, 20 patients had to share space with two bodies for over seven hours.
At present, 98 hospitals and diagnostic centres offer testing facilities to track and test the cases early, added Dr Rao.