Brazil reports daily record of 1,179 coronavirus deaths

Brazil reports daily record of 1,179 coronavirus deaths

Brazil recorded a new daily record of 1,179 deaths from the coronavirus on Tuesday, with a total of 17,971 fatalities and 271,628 confirmed cases, the Health Ministry said.

Tuesday’s death toll was the first time Brazil has recorded more than 1,000 deaths in a day.

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Published at Tue, 19 May 2020 22:49:20 +0000