Of the brand new deaths, 154 had been in KwaZulu-Natal, 139 had been within the Jap Cape, 137 had been within the Western Cape, 93 had been in Gauteng, 55 had been within the North West, 27 had been in Limpopo, 17 had been in Mpumalanga and eight within the Northern Cape.
Mkhize additionally reported that 11,381 new Covid-19 instances had been recorded up to now 24 hours. Which means that 1,380,807 had now been confirmed countrywide because the outbreak of the coronavirus in SA in March final yr.
The brand new infections come from 58,540 exams, at a positivity price of 19.44%. This comes after a positivity price of 20.45% on Wednesday, 20.96% on Tuesday and 22.6% on Monday.
Up to now, 1,183,443 recoveries have been recorded, at a restoration price of 85.7%.