South Africa on the verge of exceeding 680 thousand cases of Covid-19
4 de octubre de 2020, 10:53Pretoria, Oct 4 (Prensa Latina) South Africa today registers an accumulated 679 thousand 716 confirmed cases of Covid-19, while the number of deaths from the pandemic is 16 thousand 938.
According to the country's Health Minister, Zwelini Mkhize, 50 thousand 15 active cases of the disease are currently being treated, both in hospitals and in home confinement, after the addition of 1,883 new patients in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, the number of recoveries now stands at 612 thousand 763, which represents a high cure rate of 90 percent, which has been stable for weeks.
On the other hand, since the day before, 29 more deaths related to Covid-19 were reported.
Of these, one was from the southern province of Eastern Cape, 11 in KwaZulu-Natal, two in Gauteng, seven in the Western Cape and eight in the Free State.
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