The number of new cases of COVID-19 in the country in the last 24 hours has been recorded to be 38,146, according to the latest data of the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 499 patients of coronavirus infection have lost their lives during this period. Meanwhile, 38,660 patients have recovered in the country in the last 24 hours. With this addition, the total number of cured patients has reached 3.03 crore. Active cases of COVID-19 have decreased by 995 in last 24 hours. At present, 4.21 lakh patients are being treated in the country. A total of 3.11 crore positive cases have surfaced so far, out of which 3.03 crore have been cured.