Black and Asian ethnicities are up to twice as likely to be infected with Covid-19 compared to white individuals.

SA Covid-19 cases increase to 37 525

DURBAN – South Africa has registered 37 new Covid-19 related deaths bringing the death toll to 792 while the total number of infections is at 37 525, an increase of  1 713 infections.

Health minister Zweli Mkhize said 19 682 people had recovered from the virus.

“A total of 785 979 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 24 445 tests have been conducted since the last report,” said Mkhize.

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