8,232 COVID-19 infections, 161 deaths in SA

File: A total of 292,153 tests have been conducted to date with 12,774 tests done in the past 24 hours.

File: A total of 292,153 tests have been conducted to date with 12,774 tests done in the past 24 hours.

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JOHANNESBURG - The Department of Health announced the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 8,232.

The number of positive cases have increased by 424.

A total of 292,153 tests have been conducted to date with 12,774 tests done in the past 24 hours.

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The department reported eight more COVID-19-related deaths. 

Two deaths were reported in KwaZulu-Natal and six in the Western Cape.

This brings the total national deaths to 161.

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