Brazil records 49,293 new coronavirus cases, 1,383 deaths: health ministry

FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Rio de Janeiro

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil recorded 49,293 new cases of coronavirus and 1,383 new COVID-19 deaths, the Health Ministry said on Monday.

(Reporting by Pedro Fonseca; Editing by Chris Reese)