RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Ministry of Health's daily bulletin, released on Thursday, Ocober 1st, reports that Brazil has recorded 4,847,092 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus since the start of the pandemic.
Of this total, three percent of cases resulted in death (144,680); 10.1 percent of patients are under treatment (489,640); and 86.9 percent of Brazilians who contracted Covid-19 have recovered (4,212,772).
In the past 24 hours, 728 deaths and 36,157 new confirmed cases were recorded. Health authorities are still investigating whether a further 2,440 deaths were . . .