Six members of Gauteng COVID-19 war room test positive

File: The Department of Health reported a further 72 COVID-19 related deaths bringing the number of deaths to 13 059.


JOHANNESBURG - The Gauteng Department of Health confirmed on Thursday that six members of the Gauteng Health COVID-19 War Room have contracted the virus.

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The Head of the Department, Professor Mkhululi Lukhele, is one of the people who have tested positive in the group.

The department said all six people are self-isolating at home and are doing well.

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