Daily Covid-19 cases would begin rising in the second fortnight of August during this third wave, the SBI report said.
India may see the third wave of the coronavirus pandemic from August and it would reach its peak in September, a report by the State Bank of India (SBI) has projected. The report, “Covid-19: the race to finishing line,” was prepared by SBI Research. “Going by the current data, India can experience daily Covid-19 cases around 10,000 somewhere around the second week of July. However, the cases can start rising by the second fortnight of August,” the report said, adding that the country reached the peak of the second wave on May 7.