Brazilian States Expand Coronavirus Restrictions as Death Toll Mounts

SÃO PAULO—Authorities in 5 Brazilian states are tightening constraints on citizens amid a steep enhance in documented deaths from Covid-19, clashing with President Jair Bolsonaro’s efforts to reopen Brazil’s beleaguered economy.

São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro states, property to the country’s two most important metropolitan areas, this 7 days imposed necessities forcing citizens to use masks in general public locations and on general public transportation. São Paulo metropolis will begin banning fifty percent of its auto targeted traffic from Monday. São Paulo Gov. João Doria on Friday…