Brazil became the second after the USA country in the world where the number of people infected with coronavirus, has exceeded one million people. As of the evening of 19 June, those in the South American country was 1 032 913 people.

Besides, the growth of cases per day was a record — 54 771 case since the outbreak in the country COVID-19, TASS reported. The Agency notes that the previous daily maximum was recorded on June 16, then caught 34 918 people.

The victims of the coronavirus in Brazil were 48 954 human, and recovered 507 200 people. The source of the pandemic is located in the state of são Paulo. There is a coronavirus was diagnosed in 211 of 658 residents. The neighboring state of Rio de Janeiro is in second place with 93 378 infected.

Earlier reported that more than 453 thousand people died in the world related coronavirus diseases since the beginning of the pandemic. Of these, 4.3 thousand died June 18. A day earlier, the figure was 5.2 thousand. In total in the world today recorded 8.4 million cases of infection COVID-19.