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Covid-19 cases at 572 865, deaths at 11 270

DURBAN – South Africa has recorded 260 more Covid-19 related deaths, bringing the total number of deaths to 11 270, while cases are 572 865, an increase of 3 946

Of the latest fatalities, 68 are from the Eastern Cape,62 in the Free State, 30 from Gauteng, 39 from KwaZulu-Natal,14 from Limpopo, 18 in Mpumalanga, 21 from the Western Cape and 8 from Northern Cape

Health minister Zweli Mkhize said the total number of recoveries is 437 617, which translates to a recovery rate of 76%.

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