29 July 2020
As of today, a cumulative total of 471 123 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa have been recorded.
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The total number of tests conducted to date is 2 873 163 with 42 528 new tests conducted since the last report.
Reported Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably we report 240 new COVID-19 related deaths: 34 from Eastern Cape, 156 from Gauteng, 27 from KwaZulu Natal, and 23 from Western Cape.
This brings the cumulative number of deaths to 7 497.
We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.
The number of recoveries currently stands at 297 967 which translates to a recovery rate of 63%
The provincial breakdown is as follows:
Dr. Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health