The Delta variant of Sars-CoV-2 now accounts for 95.8 percent of the cases of COVID-19 in the city, but it has shown lower lethality, which may have come as a result of vaccination.
The study shows that the highest number of fatal cases is observed in districts where black and brown people add up to over 60 percent of the population.
Ferris wheel Rio Star, Latin America’s biggest, measuring 88 meters high was inaugurated Friday (Dec. 6) in Rio de Janeiro’s port area. Its full revolution will take 18 minutes. The public will be carried in gondolas with a capacity of up to eight passengers each.