JOHANNESBURG – One hundred and thirty-five more people have died in South Africa after contracting the coronavirus.
The latest fatalities push the national death toll to 19,411.
The Health Department has also recorded another 1,371 new infections, bringing the number of known cases here on home soil to almost 727,000.
The recovery rate remains at 90%, with 655,000 people having recuperated.
As of today, the number of #COVID19 cases is 726 823 with 1 371 new cases identified.The cumulative number of tests conducted to date is 4 842 516 with 19 543 new tests conducted since the last report. Our recoveries now stand at 655 330 which translates to a recovery rate of 90%