A total of 587 345 confirmed COVID-19 cases have been recorded in South Africa with 3 692 new cases identified. Health Minister Zweli Mkhize confirmed this on Sunday.
The total number of tests conducted to date is 3 400 638 with 22 609 new tests conducted since the last report
The health Ministry reported 162 COVID-19 related deaths-
70 from Eastern Cape,
27 from Gauteng,
21 from KwaZulu-Natal,
6 from Free State,
18 from North West and 20 from Western Cape. This brings the total COVID-19 related cumulative deaths to 11 839.
The recoveries now stand at 472 377 which translates to a recovery rate of 80% .