Coronavirus infections in SA reach 1655, 11 deaths

The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases is 1655 – an increase of 70 from the Saturday, Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize announced in a statement on Sunday night, reported by News24.

The total number of Covid-19 tests conducted to date is 56 873, which is an increase of 2 936 from those reported on Saturday.”It is with sadness that we report yet another two deaths related to Covid-19.

This takes the total number of Covid-19 related deaths in South Africa to 11.”

The first deceased patient is an 82-year-old woman who was admitted to ICU on March 29.

The second deceased patient is an 86-year-old man admitted to hospital on March 26 2020, with a diagnosis of bronchopneumonia and respiratory distress.