China News Agency, Sao Paulo, January 20 (Reporter Mo Chengxiong) According to data released by the Brazilian Ministry of Health at 19:00 local time on the 20th, there were 64,385 new confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in Brazil that day, and a total of 8,638,249 confirmed cases; 1340 new deaths , A total of 212,831 deaths; a total of 7,564,622 cured.
The Chinese Embassy in Brazil issued an announcement on the 20th that according to a notice from the Immigration Department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government of China, in view of the recent development of the new crown epidemic, since the early morning of January 23, all have stayed in Brazil for more than 2 days before boarding. Personnel with hours will not be allowed to board the plane to Hong Kong, China.
In the early morning of the 20th, 136,000 liters of medical oxygen urgently delivered by the Venezuelan government to Brazil arrived in Manaus, the capital of Brazil’s Amazonas state. Recently, the Brazilian Ministry of Health and some municipalities have also successively delivered a batch of medical oxygen equipment to the Amazon state to alleviate the shortage of medical oxygen supply in hospitals caused by the rebound of the epidemic in the state.
At present, the rebound of the epidemic situation in Brazil is increasing, and the epidemic prevention situation is once again severe. Data show that in the past 7 days, Brazil has an average of 54630 new diagnoses every day, an increase of 50% compared to the previous week; and in the past 7 days, Brazil has an average of 983 deaths from new coronary pneumonia every day, an increase from the previous week. 33%.
As of now, the total number of confirmed cases in São Paulo State, the most severely affected state in Brazil, has reached 1,658,636 and 50,652 deaths. In addition, the states of Minas Gerais, Santa Catarina, Bahia, Rio Grande do Sul, and Rio de Janeiro have accumulated more than 659,000, 550,000, 549,000, 516,000 and 516,000 cases, respectively. 49 million cases. The Federal District, where the capital Brasilia is located, has accumulated more than 266,000 confirmed cases. (Finish)