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[UPDATED] Coronavirus tally at 16, Free State case test came back positive

12 March 2020 10:48 AM
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The Department of Health announced on Thursday that four new cases have been recorded to date.

The Department of Health has announced that South Africa now has 16 cases of COVID-19 coronavirus.

Minister of Health Dr Zweli Mkhize clarified that the Free State man tested negative of covid-19.

KwaZulu-Natal: 1

A 38-year-old male from Durban who lives in Turkey and was visiting his family in South Africa has tested positive. He had travelled to the UK and returned to SA on 7 March 2020.

MPUMALANGA: 1

A 27-year-old female from Mpumalanga who had travelled to the United States. She returned to South Africa on 7 March 2020.

GAUTENG: 1

A 43-year-old male from Johannesburg who had travelled to New York via Dubai and returned to South Africa on 8 March 2020.

FREE STATE: 1

A 32-year-old male who came into contact with a Chinese businessman. This is the first case of local transmission as all others have been by patients who had travelled abroad.

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12 March 2020 10:48 AM
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