Brazil beat Russia in the number of people infected with coronavirus. It is reported TASS citing data from the Brazilian Ministry of health.
The number of confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus in Brazil reached 330 890, while in Russia, according to the latest data, the infected 326 448 people.
For the last day in Brazil was another record growth of positive tests for coronavirus — 20 803. Also the day he died 1001 people, the total number of deaths reached 21 048.
May 20, deaths due to the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil broke the previous record for the day was recorded 1179 deaths.
Previously, the Brazilian medical expert expressed his concerns regarding the real number of cases in the country: in his view, there may be more than 3.5 million, but the authorities do not have tests to identify all infected.
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