A forceful critic of stay-at-home measures, Bolsonaro has shunned masks and derided the coronavirus as a 'little flu'.
FDA rescinds approval for use of hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients, says risks outweighs the benefits
In a separate announcement, the FDA has warned doctors against prescribing the HCQ in combination with remdesivir, the other drug shown to help COVID-19 patients.
Coronavirus Global Roundup, April 25: NASA develops new ventilator prototype, cases rise in Africa and Brazil
There are now over 2.85 million cases of COVID-19 across the world and over 198,000 deaths. Over 800,000 have recovered so far.