As of Tuesday, 12 January, South Africa recorded a complete of 1 259 748 confirmed Covid-19 instances.
- As of Tuesday, 12 January, South Africa recorded a complete of 1 259 748
confirmed Covid-19 instances.
- 13 105 new instances have been recorded up to now 24 hours.
- 755 new Covid-19-related fatalities have been recorded, taking the demise
toll to 34 334.
South Africa recorded 13 105 new Covid-19 infections by Monday, alongside
with 755 new Covid-19-related deaths, taking the confirmed demise toll to 34
In accordance with a press release by Well being Minister Zweli Mkhize, as of Tuesday,
the nation recorded a complete of 1 259 748 confirmed Covid-19 instances.
Gauteng stays probably the most affected province with 27.1% of the whole
confirmed instances, which interprets to 341 460 instances. KwaZulu-Natal has recorded
259 100 confirmed instances thus far, the Western Cape 245 426 instances, and the Japanese
Cape 182 507 instances.
To this point, 7 287 060 exams have been accomplished, with 50 671 exams
performed up to now 24 hours, Mkhize stated.
KwaZulu-Natal recorded probably the most energetic confirmed instances with 66 337,
adopted by Gauteng with 45 548, and the Western Cape with 44 252.
Mkhize additionally reported an additional 755 Covid-19-related deaths, of which 134
have been recorded within the Japanese Cape, 26 within the Free State, 225 in Gauteng, 218 in
KwaZulu Natal, 11 in Limpopo, 11 in Mpumalanga, two within the Northern Cape and
128 within the Western Cape.
“We convey our condolences to the family members of the departed and
thank the healthcare staff who handled the deceased,” Mkhize stated.
The nation recorded a complete of 1 019 123 recoveries (81%) as of Monday.
Gauteng, as probably the most affected province by way of complete confirmed
instances, recorded 289 517 recoveries, with the Western Cape edging in direction of the
200 000 mark at 192 683 recoveries.