Migrant workers seen walking to their home towns to Madhya Pradesh from Hyderabad on Sunday
As the Central and state governments allow phase-wise relaxation in curbs to get the life up and running again following over two months of lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19, we bring you the latest updates from your city.
*New coronavirus cases were reported in Mahbubnagar, Suryapet, Nirmal, Warangal Urban, Yadadri, Medchal, Jagtiyal, Medak, Khammam and Jangaon.
*Telangana on Sunday recorded 199 new novel coronavirus cases, the highest single-day surge in the twin states, even as five persons died, taking the death toll to 82.
*Telangana government issued more relaxations and hassle-free interstate movement, the total number of positive cases in the state jumped to 2,698.
*Greater Hyderabad has emerged as a major worry for authorities as it accounted for 122 of the total cases, with the government blaming people for not abiding by lockdown rules.
*Health department officials said they were worried about several areas of Hyderabad and urged the police to strictly enforce lockdown in all the new containment zones.
*Apart from Hyderabad, Ranga Reddy district also saw a surge with 40 new cases reported on Sunday.