There are now 37 525 cumulative Covid-19 cases in South Africa, Dr. Zweli Mkhize announced Wednesday night.
The same pattern of spread that characterized the infection rate in the Western Cape is now being detected in the Eastern Cape – 78% of all positive cases now occur in the two provinces.
The death rate also increased by 37 to 792. There were 7 deaths in the Eastern Cape, 1 in KwaZulu-Natal and 29 in the Western Cape.
See the cases by province below: