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3rd Wave Likely To Hit In August

India Ahead | 02/08/2021 07:49 PM | Click to read full article

Researchers have said that India may witness a rise in Covid-19 cases as soon as August with the third wave peaking with less than 100,000 infections a day in the best-case scenario or nearly 150,000 in the worst scenario.

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology in Hyderabad and Kanpur have also noted that the surge in Covid-19 cases will push the third wave of the coronavirus pandemic, which may peak in October. The study further said that The third wave of Covid-19 is unlikely to be as brutal as the second wave when India reported 400,000-plus daily cases.