RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil has passed the milestone five million Covid-19 cases since the start of the pandemic. In the past 24 hours, 31,553 new diagnoses of the disease have been recorded, totaling 5,000,694. Through Tuesday, the database on the novel coronavirus registered 4,969,141.
The information was provided by the Ministry of Health in its daily update, released on Wednesday evening, October 7th.
The number of deaths since the start of the pandemic reached 148,228. Between Tuesday and Wednesday, the State Secretariats added 734 deaths caused by Covid-19. Through Tuesday, the . . .