SA recorded 585 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) announced on Thursday.
Gauteng again carried the brunt of the new cases with 372 of the Infections are confirmed in the province. The hardest hit province was KwaZulu-Natal with 54 cases. The Western Cape was next in line at 40.
That means there have been 2,927,499 confirmed cases since the virus outbreak.
The NICD said that according to data The Ministry of Health also reported 40 deaths related to Covid-19 last day, bringing the total number of deaths to 89,555 to date.
The data also showed that it was on There were 33 new hospital admissions last day. That means 3,504 people are in hospital for treatment related to Covid-19.