983 new COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths reported in Telangana

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], June 28 (ANI): Four deaths and 983 new coronavirus cases were reported in Telangana on Sunday, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases to 14,419, informed the state government.

Out of the total COVID-19 cases, 9,000 cases are active. While 5,172 patients have been discharged after treatment, the death toll has increased to 247.

"Telangana recorded 983 new COVID-19 positive cases today, taking the total number of cases to 14,419. Death toll rises to 247 after four deaths were reported today. There are 9,000 active cases and 5,172 patients have been discharged till date," said the State Government.

With 19,906 new cases, the highest single-day spike so far, India's COVID-19 count touched 5,28,859 including 2,03,051 active cases, 3,09,713 cured/discharged/migrated, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

The death toll has risen up to 16,095 in the country with 410 persons succumbing to the lethal infection in the last 24 hours. (ANI)