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Brasil Sentuh 300 Ribu Kematian Akibat Corona

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Senin, 29 Mar 2021 17:00 WIB

Brasil - Brasil melaporkan lebih dari 300 ribu kematian akibat pandemi Corona. Sedikitnya 3.600 kematian tercatat dalam sehari.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 24: An aerial view at Caju cemetery on March 24, 2021 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. One day after registering for the first time over 3,000 deaths in just 24 hours, the official death toll in Brazil reached more than 300,000 deaths from Covid-19. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Pemandangan udara di pemakaman Caju di Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.  

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 24: An aerial view at Caju cemetery on March 24, 2021 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. One day after registering for the first time over 3,000 deaths in just 24 hours, the official death toll in Brazil reached more than 300,000 deaths from Covid-19. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Otoritas Brasil melaporkan lebih dari 3.600 kematian akibat virus Corona (COVID-19) dalam sehari. Angka ini mencetak rekor sebagai tambahan kematian harian tertinggi di negara yang masih berjuang mengatasi penyebaran Corona.  

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 24: An aerial view at Caju cemetery on March 24, 2021 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. One day after registering for the first time over 3,000 deaths in just 24 hours, the official death toll in Brazil reached more than 300,000 deaths from Covid-19. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Seperti dilansir AFP dan Reuters, Sabtu (27/3/2021), Kementerian Kesehatan Brasil melaporkan sedikitnya 3.650 kematian dalam sehari, atau sepanjang Jumat (26/3) waktu setempat. Jumlah tersebut mencetak rekor kematian harian kedua kurang dari sepekan terakhir.  

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 24: An aerial view at Caju cemetery on March 24, 2021 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. One day after registering for the first time over 3,000 deaths in just 24 hours, the official death toll in Brazil reached more than 300,000 deaths from Covid-19. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Jumlah korban tewas terus bertambah diperkirakan karena berbagai faktor termasuk orang-orang yang mulai mengabaikan aturan sosial distancing dan kemunculan varian baru Corona yang lebih mudah menular.  

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 24: An aerial view at Caju cemetery on March 24, 2021 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. One day after registering for the first time over 3,000 deaths in just 24 hours, the official death toll in Brazil reached more than 300,000 deaths from Covid-19. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Sejak Februari, Brasil terus mencetak rekor baik untuk jumlah kematian maupun kasus baru Corona di wilayahnya.  

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 24: An aerial view at Caju cemetery on March 24, 2021 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. One day after registering for the first time over 3,000 deaths in just 24 hours, the official death toll in Brazil reached more than 300,000 deaths from Covid-19. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Hingga kini total kematian Corona di Brasil sejauh ini mencapai 312 rb orang. Sedangkan total kasus Corona di negara ini, menurut data Johns Hopkins University (JHU), mencapai 12,5 jt.  

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 24: An aerial view at Caju cemetery on March 24, 2021 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. One day after registering for the first time over 3,000 deaths in just 24 hours, the official death toll in Brazil reached more than 300,000 deaths from Covid-19. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Dengan angka itu, Brasil menempati peringkat kedua dunia sebagai negara dengan total kasus dan total kematian terbanyak setelah Amerika Serikat (AS).  

Brasil Sentuh 300 Ribu Kematian Akibat Corona
Brasil Sentuh 300 Ribu Kematian Akibat Corona
Brasil Sentuh 300 Ribu Kematian Akibat Corona
Brasil Sentuh 300 Ribu Kematian Akibat Corona
Brasil Sentuh 300 Ribu Kematian Akibat Corona
Brasil Sentuh 300 Ribu Kematian Akibat Corona
Brasil Sentuh 300 Ribu Kematian Akibat Corona