Brazil notified this Thursday 4,249 new deaths According to official sources, it is related to covid-19, which is the new daily record since the beginning of the pandemic. It is also the second time in a week that the country added more than 4,000 deaths in one day.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases rose to 13.279.857, After they report 86.652 Infected According to the announcement of the Ministry of Health, SARS-CoV-2 was infected in the past 24 hours.
There were 4195 deaths in the country on Tuesday, 3829 deaths on Wednesday, and 4249 deaths on this Thursday, that is, Reached 12,273 in just three days, According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the accumulation of Egypt (12,290) or Bolivia (12,366) is almost the same throughout the pandemic.
use Average daily deaths 2,800 In the past week, today’s Latin American giant has become the place on the planet where the number of people who died from covid-19 has accumulated and has accumulated the most. 345,025 deaths In just 13 months.
Brazil is the country with the second largest number of deaths and the most confirmed cases after the United States. It is currently facing the worst period of the pandemic, namely the United States. The flood of public hospitals Consider the revenue growth of covid-19.
almost One-third of deaths According to reports, this Thursday occurred in the country’s most developed and most populous state, Sao Paulo. Local authorities reported 1,299 deaths on the last day, the second most serious record in the region.
Antonio Barra Torres, head of Brazil’s National Health Supervision Agency (Anvisa), admitted on Thursday that the pandemic “is not over yet.” “None of us believes that the worst stage is over”, Attend to confirm his resignation before the Senate appointment.
This highest record was passed in the plenary session of the Supreme Court to analyze whether it passed Reopen churches and temples, Authorized by one of the eleven magistrates of the High Court in a dictatorial manner, and supported by the government of President Jal Bolsonaro, who denied the seriousness of the coronavirus.
The second wave of the pandemic has accelerated for several weeks and this is also caused by The spread of virus variants that are considered more contagious, For example, Brazil’s P.1 has already dominated various regions of the country, as well as the United Kingdom.
In addition, scientists have warned that Brazil could become a The “world laboratory” of new strains Due to the high incidence of the coronavirus, they are studying two other new lineages that have emerged in the country with a large number of mutations, some of which are related to greater infectivity.
along with 90% of the intensive care unit is full In most parts of the country, Brazil’s public health system is also addressing the shortage of essential medicines for the most severe covid-19 patients, such as sedatives, painkillers, and in some cases oxygen.
At the same time, the vaccination campaign that began on January 17 is gradually making progress. So far Have received the first dose of 10% 212 million Brazilians.