RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Yesterday, July 22nd, Brazil posted a record number of reports of novel coronavirus infections in 24 hours. According to a survey by the media outlet consortium, the state Secretariats added 65,339 more Covid-19 diagnoses to their records between Tuesday and Wednesday.
This is the highest number ever in a single day, passing the 55,209 cases reported on June 19th. The total number of infections since the start of the pandemic in Brazil is now 2,231,871.
The data from the press consortium also show that the states have added another 1,293 . . .