Brazil has become the second nation in the world after the US to affirm more than one million cases of COVID-19.
The health ministry on Friday night announced 54,771 new cases, the most noteworthy every day increment in any nation since the pandemic started, taking the total to 1,032,913.
The authorities said about portion of increment was because of deferred reporting in three states, including São Paulo
Moreover, there were in excess of 1,200 deaths for the fourth successive day, taking the total to almost 49,000.
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President Jair Bolsonaro has been intensely criticised for his reaction to the emergency.
The far-right leader has more than once conflicted with state governors and mayors over their strict limitations to control the spread of the infection. His methodology has additionally prompted the resignation of two health workers.
The United States has the most noteworthy cases and passings in the World. More than 2.2 million cases and more than 120,000 deaths have been affirmed in America.