CAPE TOWN- The Covid-19 death toll in South Africa has increased by 14, bringing the total to 48. Infections now stand at 2605, an increase of 99.
The Department of Health released a statement on Thursday also adding that the total tests conducted are now at 95 060.
“We are encouraged by the increased number of patients who have recovered from Covid-19,” said Health minister Zweli Mkhize.
— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) April 16, 2020
It is with regret that we inform the public that the COVID-19 related deaths is now 48. We note that two provinces, ie, Limpopo and the Eastern Cape have also recorded their first deaths. these circumstances daily #COVID19 #CoronaVirusUpdate
— Department of Health (@HealthZA) April 16, 2020
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