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A total number of 2,95,041 new cases of coronavirus are reported in the country in the last 24 hours and the total tally of cases for coronavirus stands at 1,56,16,130. The total number of recoveries in the country are said to be 1,32,76,039. The death toll in the country reached 1,82,553 and the number of active cases for coronavirus are said to be 21,57,538. The total number of people who took up the vaccination for coronavirus are said to be 13,01,19,310. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that there would be no lockdown in the country for now and he urged the people to be extra cautious for now. 2023 people passed away in the last 24 hours in the country. 1,67,457 people got discharged in India in the last 24 hours.
The TATA Group announced of importing 24 cryogenic containers for the transportation of liquid oxygen so that it could help the ease of oxygen in the country. Maharashtra, Karnataka and Delhi continued to be the worst hit states of the country. As per the Indian Council of Medical Research, the total number of samples tested in India in total till date are said to be 27,10,53,392 and the samples tested yesterday are 27,10,53,392. As per the instructions of the Indian government, the states increased the number of tests for coronavirus. The government revealed that the upcoming one month would be quite crucial for the country and urged people to mask up and follow the social distancing guidelines.
By Siva Kumar