The country lost 100,000 lives in just one month. Some health experts warn there may be gruesome days ahead when the Southern Hemisphere enters winter.
Health care workers in Rio de Janeiro say they have had to resort to tying conscious patients to beds during the procedures.
It comes amid repeated setbacks in the worldwide vaccination campaign and a deepening crisis in places such as Brazil, India and France.
“The inquiry will call scientists from all over Brazil to testify and show how irresponsible the president’s statements were. It will get tougher for him."
More than 300,000 Brazilians have died from the coronavirus, and far-right President Jair Bolsonaro’s denial of the crisis is putting the whole world at risk.
Protesters against President Jair Bolsonaro have been jailed under a dictatorship-era law.
Brazil has the world’s second-highest death toll over the past year, after the United States.
The Cerrado is the most biologically rich savanna in the world and a huge carbon sink, but it’s being razed to produce soy and beef.
Similar tents have popped up around the country and in places like Brazil and England, where some people call them “cuddle curtains.”
Other variants first reported in the United Kingdom and Brazil were previously confirmed in the U.S