The wounds left by the coronavirus are getting bigger and bigger Brazil.
The Ministry of Health announced that in the previous 24 hours 2,037 patients with COVID-19 succumbed and 78,700 cases of SARS-CoV-2 were confirmed.
The official account of his pandemic coronavirus in the largest country in Latin America has reached so far 486,272 deaths out of a total of 17,374,818 infections. Brazil is heading for more than half a million deaths a month as many experts sound the alarm for a third, even more deadly, pandemic.
The average number of deaths on a daily basis in the last seven days reached 1,963 and that of cases was 66,770.
The country of 212 million people has the second highest number of casualties in the world, behind only the United States, and the third highest number of recorded cases worldwide, after those of the United States and India.
As of Friday, at least one dose of their COVID-19 vaccine had been given to 53.8 million people (25.4% of the population) in Brazil, of whom 23.6 million had received both ( 11.16%).
Coronavirus: Tragic record with 577 deaths in Colombia
Her Ministry of Health Colombia announced that 577 patients had been infected with COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, an unprecedented number, with the death toll from the new coronavirus pandemic reaching 95,192 dead as of this stage as of March 16, 2020, when it occurred in Colombia.
At the same time, 29,998 cases of SARS-CoV-2 were confirmed, with the total number of infected people reaching 3,724,705, according to the same source.