The Department of Health reported 888 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. The cumulative number of COVID-19 cases in the country now stands at 693,359.
The death toll now stands at 17,863 after 83 more people died of COVID-19.
Recoveries now stand at 624,659 which translates to a recovery rate of 90 percent.
As of today, the cumulative number of detected #COVID19 cases is 693 359 with 888 new cases identified since the last report. The number of tests done is 4 418 418 with 10 977 new tests done. Our recoveries now stand at 624 659 which translates to a recovery rate of 90% pic.twitter.com/AIyZONTR4B
— Department of Health (@HealthZA) October 12, 2020
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