Brazil has added more than 50,000 new coronavirus cases and 1,200 more deaths to its pandemic balance this Saturday, the Ministry of Health reports.
The agency has indicated that the total number of positive patients in the country has reached 2,394,513, with 51,147 infections in the last 24 hours across the country.
The death toll was 86,449, and health authorities reported 1,211 new deaths on the last day. They also said that a total of 1,617,480 people have recovered after overcoming the pandemic in the country.
Sao Paulo remains the most coronavirus-affected country in Brazil, with 479,481 positive results so far. Ceará follows with 161,597; and Rio de Janeiro, which totals 156,293.