COVID-19 in SA: 3,049 new cases, 13 deaths recorded

File: A health worker with COVID-19 tests. AFP/Zinyange Auntony

JOHANNESBURG - 3,049 new COVID-19 infections have been recorded in the last 24 hours.

Less than a thousand new cases were reported in each province.

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Gauteng continues to lead with 774 new cases. It is followed by the Western Cape with 580.

KwaZulu-Natal is third with 462.

The positivity rate stands at 9.2 percent.

A further 13 deaths have been reported, taking the death toll to nearly 95,000.


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