UPDATE: SA COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 90%
The cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is 670,766. There were 1.268 new infections. Gauteng has 219,039 infections to date.
There were 15,028 new tests conducted.
There were 22 new coronavirus-related deaths: 7 from Eastern Cape, 5 from KwaZulu-Natal; 2 from Gauteng, 5 from North West and 3 from Western Cape. The total number of deaths is 16,398.
The number of national recoveries so far is 603,721, which translates to a recovery rate of 90.2%. Gauteng has 195,417 recoveries.
The total number of tests conducted to date is 4.143,466.
#COVID19 Statistics in SA as at 27 September.— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) September 27, 2020
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