A man is tested for the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in Vrededorp, Johannesburg, on June 5, 2020. South Africa said on June 4, 2020, it had recorded 3,267 novel coronavirus cases in 24 hours, the biggest jump since the pandemic hit the country.
JOHANNESBURG - The number of positive COVID-19 cases in South Africa 124, 590.
The Department of Health says 1,493 104.
There has been a further 48 COVID-19 related deaths: 8 from Eastern Cape and 40 from Western Cape.
This brings the total deaths to 2,340.
“The mortality rate is 1,9%. The number of recoveries is 64 111 which translates to a recovery rate of 51,5%,” said the Department of Health.
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