25 March 2021
As of today the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases for South Africa is 1 541 563.
Deaths and Recoveries
Today, 163 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 0 , Free State 9, Gauteng 24, Kwa-Zulu Natal 5, Limpopo 71, Mpumalanga 0, North West 37,
Northern Cape 16 and Western Cape 1 which brings the total to 52 535 deaths
We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.
Our cumulative recoveries today stand at 1 467 254, representing a recovery rate of 95%.
The number of health care workers vaccinated under the Sisonke Protocol as at 18.30 today is 220 129
Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health