Health Ministry says as of Sunday, the cumulative total of COVID-19 cases identified in South Africa is 1 231 597.

A cumulative total of 7 183 893 tests have been completed with 63 046 tests conducted since the last report

The recoveries now stand at 966 368, representing a recovery rate of 78,4%.

 South African government’s response to COVID-19:

The Health Department says regrettably, they have reported a further 339 COVID-19 related deaths: Eastern Cape 77 , Free State 19, Gauteng 28, Kwa-Zulu Natal 71, Limpopo 14, Mpumalanga 10, Northern Cape seven and Western Cape 113.

This brings the total deaths to 33 163.

The department conveys their condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.

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— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) January 10, 2021