File: A member of the COVID-19 government response team (L) asks questions to a resident during a door to door COVID-19 coronavirus screening in Westdene, Johannesburg. Pic: AFP/Luca Sola
JOHANNESBURG - Two-thousand three hundred and sixty-four new COVID-19 cases were reported in the last 24 hours.
The country is close to reaching 700,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
One-hundred and twenty-six COVID-19 related deaths were reported.
This bring the total number of deaths to 17,673.
The Eastern Cape, with 39, recorded the highest number of deaths in this period.