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38,949 New Cases of Coronavirus reported in India:- A total number of 38,949 new cases of coronavirus are reported in the country in the last 24 hours. The total tally of coronavirus cases in India are now at 3,10,26,829. 40,026 people recovered from coronavirus in the last 24 hours and the total number of recoveries reached 3,01,83,876. The death toll saw a decline and 542 people passed away yesterday in India. The total death tally now reached 4,12,531 and there are 4,30,422 active cases of coronavirus in India. The total number of Indians who took the vaccination dose for coronavirus are said to be 39,53,43,767 and 38,78,078 got the vaccination shot in the last 24 hours.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) announced that the third wave of coronavirus will hit the nation in the last week of August. They warned the people to follow all the social distancing guidelines. Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with the Chief Ministers of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Odisha, Maharashtra, Kerala and he urged them to take proactive measures so that the country can battle hard against the third wave of coronavirus. The Supreme Court today asked the government of Uttar Pradesh to reconsider their decision about the Kanwar yatra. As per the reports from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the total samples that are collected on July 15th are 19,55,910 and the total samples that are tested in India in total are said to be 44,00,23,239.