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In India revealed 22.7 thousand new cases of infection with coronavirus

The number of identified cases of infection with coronavirus in India per day increased by 22.7 thousand and is 648 315, according to the Ministry of health and family welfare.

According to the Ministry, medical treatment in the country are 235 433 people, recovered 394 226 people (14 335 per night), died 18 655 (442 per day).

On Friday it was reported 625 544 cases (increase per day were more than 20.9 thousand), the day before - 641 604 cases (growth per day - more than 19.1 thousand). According to calculations of the Johns Hopkins University, India ranks fourth in the world in the number of cases.

The most affected state of Maharashtra in the center of the country, which recorded the highest in India, the number of cases – 192 990 (6 364 per day). On the second place on number of cases out of Tamil Nadu: 102 721 cases (4 329 per day). In third place is capital territory of Delhi, which revealed 94 cases 695 (2520 per day).

Despite the growing number of cases, the authorities in late June announced the second phase of the exit from the isolation mode. Under the new rules, in those places which are declared zones of distribution of the coronavirus (where the number of patients continues to increase), the lockdown was extended until July 31. To this same period, extended the shutdown of schools and universities. During the first phase, which began June 8, was allowed to open temples, hotels, restaurants and shopping centers.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 10.8 million infections, more than 521 thousand people died.

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