From January to June, only one or two dengue cases were detected every month. From July, the figures have increased to double digits.
Telangana has begun collating data of hospital admissions and mapping them mandal-wise to determine the areas with intensive Covid-19 spread.
The move comes as many Covid centres have been turning away patients needing immediate medical intervention, leading to further deterioration in their condition, in the absence of test reports.
Despite receiving fresh stocks of oxygen cylinders and supplies last night, many hospitals on Thursday ran out of the supply and demanded government help.