RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil registered 1,240 Covid-19 deaths between Tuesday, February 2nd, and Wednesday, February 3rd, according to a survey conducted by the media outlet consortium together with the State Health Secretariats. Thus, the total number of deaths by the novel coronavirus now stands at 226,383.
The rolling average of new deaths in Brazil over the past week reached 1,066 per day, an 8% increase over the data recorded in 14 days, according to figures compiled by the press.
Confirmed cases total 9,286,256, of which 56,240 diagnoses were recorded between Tuesday and . . .