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Big Jump In New Covid-19 Cases As SA Records 8,500 in 24 Hours.

Mzansi is very worried about where they stand as the corona virus infections continue to rise beyond. There was a big jump in Covid-19 cases , as the number of new infections in South Africa rose to more than 8 500 in the last day of November . 


The high number of infections came through on Tuesday and Wednesday . The latest national institute for communicable diseases data showed at https://nicd.ac.za/latest-confirmed-cases-of-covid-19-in-south-africa-1-december-2021/ . 


The numbers from the NICD on Wednesday showed that there were about 8 561 new people who were infected by covid that were reported in the last 24 hours Up from 4 373 reported the day before . 


The other concern around the positivity rate the number of confirmed infections against the number of tests taken in the same period - which rose from 10.2% on a Tuesday to 16.5% on Wednesday , this really shows that the country is facing difficult time again of covid . 


According to the source the province that have high number of infections in South Africa is Gauteng which recorded 6 168 cases in the 24 hours period , Western Cape follows with 612 cases , KwaZulu Natal standing at number 3 with 476 cases , Mpumalanga 375 and North West 253 . 


The source also said that there are 28 covid -19 related deaths recorded in the past day , according to health department figures that was released by NICD .


Source Link 


https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2021-12-01-big-jump-in-new-covid-19-cases-as-sa-records-8500-in-24-hours/

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