Pretoria: A total of 22 new COVID-19 related deaths have been recorded, this as the total number of cases climb to 34 357 on Monday.
All 22 of the new deaths are from the Western Cape, bringing the total to 525 deaths in the province and increasing the national figure to 705.
The total national recoveries are 17 291.
The provincial deaths and recoveries breakdown is as follows:
“We wish to express our condolences to the families and loved ones of the departed, and thank the health care workers who treated these patients. The total national recoveries are 16 808,” said Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize.
As of today, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 34 357.
Provincial Case Data:
|Province||Total cases for 31 May 2020||Percentage total|
A total of 742 742 tests have been processed cumulatively of which 17 617 tests have been conducted since the last report.