Concern as 8,166 new COVID-19 cases and 173 more deaths recorded across SA
45 days ago
With South Africa in the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, there has been a dramatic increase in the number of daily infections in the country.
According to the Health Ministry, 8,166 new cases were picked up over the latest 24-hour cycle.
These figures brings the number of known infections in the country since the start of the outbreak to 836,764.
One hundred and seventy three more people have died after contracting the virus, pushing the death toll to 22,747.
This article first appeared on 702 : Concern as 8,166 new COVID-19 cases and 173 more deaths recorded across SA