.
.
.
.
Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Brazil’s COVID-19 cases top 6.6 million

Published: Updated:

Brazil reported 26,363 additional confirmed coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, and 313 deaths from COVID-19, its health ministry said on Sunday.

For more coronavirus news, visit our dedicated page.

The South American country has now registered 6,603,540 cases since the pandemic began, while its official death toll has risen to 176,941, according to ministry data. Brazil has the world’s third worst outbreak after the US and India.

Read more:

Coronavirus: Lawyer Rudy Giuliani tested positive for COVID-19, President Trump says

Coronavirus: US CDC reports 280,135 deaths from COVID-19

Coronavirus: France reports decline in COVID-19 infections and hospital deaths