COVID-19 in SA: 1,367 new cases, 201 deaths

A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) makes his way out of a temporary ward dedicated to the treatment of possible COVID-19 coronavirus patients at the Nasrec Field Hospital. AFP/Michele Spatari

JOHANNESBURG - There have been 1,367 new COVID-19 cases that have been identified in South Africa in the past 24 hours, with a further 201 deaths.

The majority of new cases came from KwaZulu-Natal with 372.

The Western Cape reported 241 new infections, while the Eastern Cape and Gauteng reported just below 200 cases respectively.

Almost 16,000 tests were conducted today with an 8.6-percent positivity rate.


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