The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has reported 3 286 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the country in the last 24-hours, bringing the total number of cases to 2 880 349.
As per the National Department of Health statement, a further 164 more people have succumbed to COVID-19 related complications. This puts the total death toll at 86 116.
A s of today the cumulative number of #COVID19 cases identified in SA is 2 880 349 with 3 286 new cases reported. Today 164 deaths have been reported bringing the total to 86 116 deaths. The cumulative number of recoveries now stand at 2 728 961 with a recovery rate of 94,7% pic.twitter.com/oZFhbMaKbD
— Department of Health (@HealthZA) September 18, 2021
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