Brazil reports 34,000 new coronavirus cases, 1,163 deaths

Brazil, 34,177, new, coronavirus, Covid-19, cases
A gravedigger wearing protective suit digs a grave to bury the coffin of a person who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Vila Formosa cemetery, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 16, 2020.

Rio de Janeiro - Total cases in Brazil, the world's second-most affected country after the United States, have now risen to 2,046,328.



By Reuters

Published: Sat 18 Jul 2020, 3:49 AM

Last updated: Sat 18 Jul 2020, 5:57 AM

Brazil registered 34,177 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus and 1,163 new deaths on Friday, the health ministry said.
Also read: Brazil coronavirus outbreak has 'plateaued': World Health Organization
Total cases in Brazil, the world's second-most affected country after the United States, have now risen to 2,046,328 while deaths totalled 76,688.


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