Mkhize furthermore reported on Wednesday evening that there possess been now 1,516,262 confirmed cases of Covid-19 recorded during SA after 1,447 recent infections were identified since Tuesday.
The recent cases reach from 33,498 tests, at a positivity payment of 4.3%.
Mkhize furthermore confirmed that 95 recent Covid-19 associated deaths were reported in the past 24 hours. Of these, 30 were in Gauteng, 25 were in the Western Cape, 19 were in the Free Grunt, eight were in KwaZulu-Natal, seven were in Mpumalanga, 5 were in the Eastern Cape and one was in the Northern Cape. There possess been no recent deaths recorded in Limpopo or North West.
Up to now, 50,366 Covid-19 associated fatalities possess been confirmed during SA.
Mkhize stated 1,434,772 recoveries had been recorded, at a restoration payment of 94.6%.