JOHANNESBURG - The National Command Council is expected to give direction on the impact of alcohol on the public health system.
Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize says casualty cases are up 40-50-percent since lifting the ban on the sale of alcohol.
Mkhize and Gauteng MEC Bandile Masuku were at the Tshwane District Hospital to monitor levels of COVID-19 compliance.
Gauteng overtook the Western Cape making it the province with the most confirmed cases of the coronavirus.
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