YEMEN Press Agency

Coronavirus infections in Brazil exceed 4.4 million cases

SANAA, Sept. 17 (YPA) – The Brazilian Ministry of Health announced that 36,820 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections and 987 deaths were recorded during the last day.

Ministry data on Wednesday indicated that the total number of casualties exceeded the threshold of 4.4 million cases.

The total number of deaths from the disease thus reached 134,106, a day after a record daily death toll since early September.

Brazil has the largest number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Latin America, with more than 4 million cases and more than 134,400 deaths.