RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil passed 135,000 Covid-19 deaths on Friday, September 18th. The number was released in the Ministry of Health's update. In the past 24 hours, 858 deaths by Covid-19 were recorded, totaling 135,793 since the start of the pandemic. There are a further 2,352 deaths under investigation by health authorities.
According to official data, the country is nearing the 4.5 million cumulative cases mark. Between Thursday and Friday, 39,797 patients diagnosed with Covid-19 were added to the statistics, totaling 4,495,183 cumulative cases.
On Thursday, the Ministry . . .