Minister of Small Business Development Khumbudzo Ntshavheni. GCIS
PRETORIA - The death toll from the unrest in South Africa has risen to 212.
Acting Minister in the Presidency, Khumbodzo Ntshavheni, confirmed the numbers on Friday.
A total of 180 people were killed in KwaZulu-Natal and 32 in Gauteng.
A total of 1,692 people were arrested in connection with looting and violence.