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Charles Cilliers
Journalist
1 minute read
17 Oct 2021
10:41 pm

Covid stats see another 25 fatalities added in SA

Charles Cilliers

Nearly 3 million Covid infections have officially happened in SA since the pandemic began last year.

An employee at the Afrigen biotechnology company and Vaccine Hub facility, works in a laboratory in Cape Town, on October 05, 2021. (Photo by RODGER BOSCH / AFP)

In their daily statement about people who’ve been affected by Covid-19, the department of health said 25 fatalities would be added to the tally since the outbreak began last year, bringing the official toll to 88,612.

There were still about 22,795 active cases in the country on Sunday, with 414 new cases recorded.

Take a look at the provincial breakdowns below for yourself.