Amid decline in COVID-19 circumstances, it’s anticipated that the continued lockdown in Telangana could be lifted after June 9. It could also be recalled that the lockdown was imposed in Telangana on May 12 after the state reported a sudden spike in coronavirus circumstances.
Addressing a press convention, Telangana Health Director Srinivas Rao on Thursday stated that lockdown has performed an necessary function in curbing the unfold of COVID-19 within the state, “If they additional lower, the federal government might contemplate lifting the lockdown,” Rao stated.
“We are additionally in a position to see a dip within the positivity price (presently) at 2 per cent as the federal government took measures to interrupt the chain of virus,” he added.
On Sunday, Telangana authorities had determined to increase the continued lockdown by 10 extra days (June 9) to include the unfold of COVID-19 with relaxations from 6 AM to 1 PM on daily basis.
Telangana reported 2,261 new COVID-19 circumstances on Thursday and the state has recorded an total coronavirus circumstances over 5.85 lakh. The cumulative dying toll due COVID-19 in Telangana stood at 3,331 with 18 extra casualties on Thursday.