Brazil has crossed 500,000 Covid-19 fatalities, becoming the second highest in the world. With the slow vaccination rate and the impending winter could further worsen the situation.
Brazil is next to the US in the most Covid-19 fatalities list.
Jair Bolsonaro, the current president continues to ignore social distancing and other measures required to fight the virus.
The current PM has been heavily criticized by the opposition government for not being able to purchases vaccines for political reasons.
Last week saw a daily average case of 70,000.
About 80% of the care unit beds are occupied in most states and with the beginning of winter in the southern hemisphere from next week is poised to further increase infection rate.