Danger bells continue to ring in Telangana with the spread of the dreaded virus as 43 fresh cases were reported in the Pahadi Shareef area of Ranga Reddy district which left the locals in a state of fear.
All these cases were reported by the family members of five families. A few days back 14 members were found to be positive of the virus who were sent to lazaretto by the authorities.
As a safety measure, the authorities have sent the family members of the 14 infected people and out of them, 21 tested positive for the virus which is the highest surge of cases in the area.
Talking about the state the total toll reached 2,698 with the 199 fresh cases reported in the state in the past 24 hours. On a brighter note, 1428 people recovered from the virus taking the toll of the active cases in the state to 1188.
On the other hand, five people succumbed to the contagious disease in the oast 24 hours and the total toll of the fatalities in connection with the virus to 82.