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Covid-19 cases at 563 598, deaths at 10 621

CAPE TOWN- South Africa has recorded 213 more Covid-19 related deaths, bringing the total number of deaths to 10 621, while cases are 563 598, an increase of 3 740.

Of the latest fatalities, 57 are from the Eastern Cape, 39 from Gauteng, 11 from KwaZulu-Natal, 64 from the Free State, 10 from Mpumalanga, 30 from the Western Cape, and 2 from the Northern Cape.

Health minister Zweli Mkhize said the total number of recoveries is 417 200, which translates to a recovery rate of 74%.

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