46 more Covid-19 deaths in past 24 hours - Mkhize

Picture: Motshwari Mofokeng/African News Agency (ANA)

Picture: Motshwari Mofokeng/African News Agency (ANA)

Published Jun 20, 2020


CAPE TOWN- South Africa has recorded 46 more Covid-19 related deaths, bringing the national death toll to 1 877, while the cumulative number of cases is 92 681.

Health minister Zweli Mkhize said: "Regrettably, we report a further 46 Covid-19 deaths -11 from Eastern Cape, 3 from KwaZulu-Natal and 32 from the Western Cape."

Mkhize said the mortality rate is 2,0 percent.

Recoveries to date are 50 326, which translates to a recovery rate of 54,3 percent.

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