RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Ministry of Health's daily balance on Tuesday, July 21st, shows that a further 1,367 deaths from Covid-19 and 41,008 new confirmed cases of the disease have been recorded over the preceding 24 hours.
This brings the total number of deaths since the start of the pandemic to 81,487. To illustrate the figure, it is almost the total population of the port city of Paranavaí, in Paraná. The city has 88,374 inhabitants, according to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).
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