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Brazilian States Expand Coronavirus Restrictions as Death Toll Mounts

SÃO PAULO—Authorities in five Brazilian states are tightening constraints on inhabitants amid a steep enhance in claimed deaths from Covid-19, clashing with President Jair Bolsonaro’s initiatives to reopen Brazil’s beleaguered overall economy. São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro states, dwelling to the country’s two greatest metropolitan areas, this 7 days imposed specifications forcing inhabitants to […]

SÃO PAULO—Authorities in five Brazilian states are tightening constraints on inhabitants amid a steep enhance in claimed deaths from Covid-19, clashing with President Jair Bolsonaro’s initiatives to reopen Brazil’s beleaguered overall economy.

São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro states, dwelling to the country’s two greatest metropolitan areas, this 7 days imposed specifications forcing inhabitants to put on masks in general public locations and on general public transportation. São Paulo metropolis will begin banning fifty percent of its vehicle visitors from Monday. São Paulo Gov. João Doria on Friday…