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Brazil adds 34,000 more cases of coronavirus and surpasses 1.5 million infections

June 21, 2020

Brazil added 34,666 more cases of coronavirus this Saturday, exceeding 1.5 million infections across the country, according to the latest balance offered by the Ministry of Health.

The Brazilian authorities have reported that 1,022 additional COVID-19 deaths have increased the number of pandemic deaths in Brazil to 49,976 out of a total of 1,067,579 positive results.

They also reported that a total of 520,734 people have managed to overcome the pandemic in the country.

Brazil adds 34,000 more cases of coronavirus and surpasses 1.5 million infections
Brazil adds 34,000 more cases of coronavirus and surpasses 1.5 million infections

These numbers differ one day more than those of the Brazilian media alliance. To date, the alliance – which includes newspapers such as “Estadao”, “Folha de Sao Paulo” and the Globo chain – has ensured that 968 deaths have occurred in the past few hours and the number of deaths has increased to 50,058.