The number of people born and registered last year was down three percent from the previous year after two years on the rise (2.6 percent in 2018, 0.9 percent in 2018), according to a survey.
Brazil’s Health Ministry on Sunday (Apr. 12) disclosed the latest figures on the new coronavirus. Infected people add up to 22,169, up 1,332 cases from the report published Saturday (11). The number of deaths reached 1,223, up 99 in 24 hours.
Three bodies have been confirmed by the police to have been found inside a yellow car buried as a result of a landslide on Carlos Peixoto avenue. This brings the death roll of the heavy rains pounding Rio de Janeiro since yesterday (Apr. 8) to seven.