RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Saturday, August 8th, Brazil reached the number of 100,477 deaths from Covid-19 since the start of the novel coronavirus pandemic. According to the Ministry of Health, 905 deaths were recorded over the last 24 hours.
Of the 3,012,412 cases of people infected by the novel coronavirus, 2,094,293 (69.5 percent) have recovered.
A total of 49,970 new cases have been reported by Health Secretariats since Friday, August 7th. The official also shows that the number of people under follow-up stands at 817,642 (21.1 percent).