In the Metropolitan area of Brazil introduced a large-scale disaster at COVID-19

The Governor of the Federal district, which includes the capital of Brazil, Ibanez Rocha announced the introduction of large-scale disasters due to pandemic coronavirus, TV channel G1.

The introduction of the regime facilitates access by regional authorities to the Federal government, the local authorities are also exempt from compliance with the law on fiscal responsibility adopted in 2020, and can redirect funds to prevention and treatment of coronavirus.

According to the health Ministry, only Brazil recorded 1 344 143 cases of infection and 57 622 death. In recent days doctors have identified 30 476 new cases of infection, died 552 people.

According to Sunday, in the capital district and Brasilia 548 people died from the coronavirus, 44.9 per thousand infected.

On February 29 in the capital district operated a state of emergency for a period of 180 days.

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.