The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) says South Africa has recorded 11 182 new coronavirus infections in the past 24-hour cycle, which represents a 31.4% positivity rate. Taking the total number of cases to 2 206 781.
220 more people have succumbed to COVID-19 related complications.
This puts the national death toll at 64 509.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 35 623 tests were conducted in the last 24 hrs, with 11 182 new cases, which represents a 31.4% positivity rate. A further 220 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 64 509 to date. Read more: https://t.co/8nhBBrmK2l pic.twitter.com/Ziv4EeCmpP
— NICD (@nicd_sa) July 12, 2021
Updated COVID-19 stats in SA: