Bolsonaro says pandemic emergency aid should return in March, for 4-month period

The president did not detail how many people will be covered by this new aid round.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday, February 11th, that a new round of emergency aid should begin to be paid in March, for a period of up to four months. The chief executive said that this is the alternative currently under discussion between the executive branch and Congress. However, he stated that the amount of each payment has not yet been determined.

"It is almost certain, we don't know the value yet. With all certainty - it may not be - as of March, (for) three, four months," he said to journalists after a government event in . . .

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