Brazil registers 318 new COVID-19 deaths, 11,716 cases

by Reuters
Saturday, 23 October 2021 22:36 GMT

SAO PAULO, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Brazil registered 318 new deaths due to COVID-19 and 11,716 confirmed cases of the virus, according to data released on Saturday by the Health Ministry.

Brazil has now reported 605,457 COVID-19 deaths, the second highest in the world after the United States. (Reporting by Stephen Eisenhammer; Editing by Daniel Wallis)

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