August 18, 20 - 8:17 pm - LABS

Brazil exceeds 110,000 deaths due to COVID-19

Brazil reported 48,637 new cases of the novel coronavirus and 1,365 deaths from the disease caused by the virus in the past 24 hours.

The data are from the media consortium, formed by G1, O Globo, Extra, O Estado de S.Paulo, Folha de S.Paulo, and UOL, after the Ministry of Health changed the way of disseminating the information. These media outlets gather information directly from the country’s state health departments.

Brazil has now 3,411,872 confirmed cases of the virus since the pandemic began, and 110,019 deaths due to the COVID-19.