UPDATE: 404,568 (73%) COVID-19 recoveries for SA as death toll breaches 10,000
The Department of Health announced on Saturday that the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is 535,188. There were 7,712 new infections. Gauteng has 190,999 infections to date.
There were 36,607 new tests conducted.
There were 301 new coronavirus-related deaths: 39 from the Eastern Cape; 154 from KwaZulu-Natal; 23 from Gauteng; 21 from North West, 5 from the Northern Cape; 22 from the Western Cape and 37 from Limpopo. The total number of deaths is 10,210.
The number of national recoveries so far is 404,568, which translates to a recovery rate of 73%. Gauteng has 139,745 recoveries.
The total number of tests conducted to date is 3.220,265.
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