Brazil coronavirus death toll reaches 58,314

FILE PHOTO: Gravediggers wearing protective suits prepare to bury the casket of a 63-year-old woman who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Vila Formosa cemetery, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli reuters_tickers

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil registered 692 new coronavirus deaths on Monday, bringing the overall death toll in the country to 58,314, the Ministry of Health said.

Total confirmed cases rose by 24,052 to reach 1,368,195, the second worst outbreak in the world behind the United States.

(Reporting by Pedro Fonseca' Writing by Stephen Eisenhammer; Editing by Sandra Maler)

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