Ninenty two more people died of Coronavirus in South Africa over the last 24 hours, bringing the total deaths to 53 663. Gauteng recorded 12 deaths, Free State 3, Northern Cape 5, Eastern Cape 14, Western Cape 1, Limpopo 2 and KwaZulu-Natal 3.
The tests conducted to date is 10 291 264. The recovery now stands at 1 488 572 which translates to a 95% recovery rate.
People are urged to continue adhering to the health protocols put in place: washing hands with soap and water or alcohol-based sanitiser and always maintain social distance.
The health department conveyed condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thanked the health workers who treated the deceased.