CURRENTLY ON AIR ⇒
  • Highlights of the Days Programmes
    Fri, 10:05 pm - 3:30 am

feedback@radioislam.org.za

Radio Islam Logo


((( Listen Live )))))
Radio Islam Logo


SA COVID-19 Infections Rise to 471,123 – Deaths at 7,497

Jul 29, 2020

 

 

Faizel Patel – 29/07/2020

(Twitter: @FaizelPatel143)

 

The Health Department has announced that the number of COVID-19 infections in South Africa has risen to 471,123.

This is an increase of 11,362 from Tuesday’s announcement.

The number of deaths has also increased by 240 bringing the total to 7,497.

Gauteng has the most infections with 168,369 followed by Western Cape at 93,737, Eastern Cape at 75,872, KwaZulu-Natal 71,240, Free State 19,207, North West 18,231, Mpumalanga 12,442, Limpopo 7,840, Northern Cape 4,135 and unallocated infections 50.

The total number of recoveries to date is 297,967 which translates to a recovery rate of 63%.

Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize says the total number of COVID-19 tests conducted to date is 2,873,163 this is an increase of 42,528 which were done in the last 24 hours.

“Regrettably, we report a further 240 COVID-19 related deaths: 34 from Eastern Cape, 156 from Gauteng, 27 from KwaZulu Natal and 23 from Western Cape. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 7,497.”

Mkhize has expressed his condolences to the affected families of those who have succumbed to the pandemic.

ADVERTISE HERE

Prime Spot!!!

Contact:
advertisingadmin@radioislam.co.za 

Related Articles

Forge App Introduces Gauteng Hiking Maps

Forge App Introduces Gauteng Hiking Maps

Faizel Patel – 07/08/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) With the current COVID-19 lockdown ending albeit slowly, South Africa’s free, homegrown hiking navigation app Forge has announce the release of new hiking maps in Gauteng. Since launching in 2019 in Cape Town, over...

read more

Subscribe to our Newsletter

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *