South Africa records 2,759 new Covid-19 cases
The Health Department says it has recorded 2,759 infections in the last 24 hours pushing the country's known caseload to 1,602,031.
Seventy-two more people have passed away after contracting the coronavirus bringing the national death toll to 54,968 since the beginning of the pandemic.
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South Africa's recovery rate stands at 95% which means that 1,519,734 people have recuperated from the virus.
On the vaccine front, 430,730 healthcare workers have received the jab.
#COVID19 Statistics in SA as at 12 May.— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) May 12, 2021
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As of today, the total number of confirmed #COVID19 cases is 1 602 031 the total number of deaths is 54 968 the total number of recoveries is 1 519 734 and the total number of vaccines administered is 430 730. pic.twitter.com/riDOYimUM0— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) May 12, 2021
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