JOHANNESBURG - The National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) has reported 9,718 new COVID-19 cases.
A total of 287 more people have died, taking South Africa's death toll to 69,775.
There has been an increase of 366 hospital admissions in the past 24 hours. There are currently 16,539 people in hospital due to COVID-19
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 36,569 tests were conducted in the last 24 hrs, with 9,718 new cases, which represents a 26.6% positivity rate. A further 287 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 69,775 to date. Read more: https://t.co/QsnZBN3XhA pic.twitter.com/eRl6BSdkAR— NICD (@nicd_sa) July 25, 2021