File: Health officials in Lanzhou city said 3,245 people had contracted brucellosis, a disease often caused by close contact with infected animals or animal products that can bring about fevers, joint pain, and headaches.
JOHANNESBURG - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa has risen to 1686.
There has also been another death.
The death of a 57-year-old man from the Western Cape takes the total death toll to 12.
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize confirmed the latest figures on Monday.
Gauteng has the highest number of infections standing at 713, while the Northern Cape has the least cases.
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