Tebogo Msimanga |
Six hundred and sixteen people have died in South Africa after contracting coronavirus, Eastern Cape 215, Free State 27, Gauteng 75, Kwa-Zulu Natal 72, Limpopo 11, Northwest 55, Northern Cape 4 and Western Cape 146.
This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 32 425. A total of 1 192 570 COVID-19 cases have been identified.
So far, 947 919 people have recovered and this translates to 79.5% recovery rate.
People are urged to observe the health measures put in place, wearing masks, maintaining social distancing and to wash hash with soap and water or alcohol-based sanitiser.