There were 1,267 new Covid-19 instances recorded all the scheme in which thru SA in the past 24 hours, alongside with 53 more deaths, health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize mentioned on Friday.
The new infections got right here from 30,560 checks, at a positivity rate of 4.14%.
There have now been 1,556,242 total Covid-19 instances recorded since the begin of the outbreak in March remaining yr. Beneath 10.1 million Covid-19 checks have been done in that interval.
Mkhize mentioned that of the 53 newly-recorded deaths, 16 were in the Western Cape, 12 in the Free Relate, 11 in Gauteng, 10 in the Northern Cape, and two in both KwaZulu-Natal and Limpopo. There were no deaths recorded in Mpumalanga, the North West and the Japanese Cape in the past 24 hours.