A health worker holds samples to test for the COVID-19. AFP/STR
JOHANNESBURG - More than 680 new COVID-19 cases have been identified in South Africa.
A further 2 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported.
The majority of new cases, 545, are from Gauteng.
Just over 20,000 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours with a 3.4 percent positivity rate.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 20,292 tests were conducted in the last 24hrs, with 687 new cases, which represents a 3.4% positivity rate. A further 2 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 89,574 to date. See more here: https://t.co/vAvKe0IJ4J pic.twitter.com/M4IA76ARRw— NICD (@nicd_sa) November 21, 2021