1 346 new Covid-19 cases brings SA’s total to 663 282

126 more deaths were recorded with 54 tallied in KwaZulu-Natal and 45 in Gauteng.

As of Tuesday, 22 September, 1 346 new cases of Covid-19 were identified in South Africa, bringing the total number of cases to 663 282.

The Department of Health reported 126 new Covid-19 related deaths:

  • 54 from KwaZulu-Natal
  • 45 from Gauteng
  • 5 from North West
  • 17 from Western Cape
  • 5 from Eastern Cape

This brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths to 16 118.The total number of tests conducted to date is 4 064 117 with 16 394 new tests conducted since the last report.

The country’s recoveries stands at 592 904, which translates to a recovery rate of 89.4%.

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