The cumulative number of detected COVID-19 cases in South Africa has risen to 712 412, with 1 897 new cases reported in the past 24 hours. Forty-eight COVID-19 related deaths have been reported.
This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 18 891. “Of the 48 deaths reported today, 7 occurred in the past 48 hours,” says the Department of Health in a statement.
The recoveries now stand at 643 523 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%. The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 657 116 with 23 445 new tests conducted since the last report.
Below are the latest coronavirus stats:
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