SA records 2,649 new COVID-19 cases, 547 deaths

Emergency paramedics wearing a full COVID-19 coronavirus personal protective equipment (PPE) transfer an empty gurney to an ambulance at the Greenacres Hospital in Port Elizabeth.

File: Emergency paramedics wearing a full COVID-19 coronavirus personal protective equipment (PPE). Marco Longari / AFP

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's COVID-19 related deaths have increased by 547.

This brings the total number of deaths to 44,946.

In the last 24 hours, there have been 2,649 new COVID-19 cases in the country.

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This brings the total number of cases to 1,458,948.

South Africa's recoveries now stand at 1,318,504 which represents a 90% recovery rate.

 

 

 

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eNCA

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