South Africa is said to now have recorded 709 cases of covid-19.
According to TimesLive, health minister Zweli Mkhize said the most increases were in Gauteng where there are 64 new cases.
“The Western Cape recorded 61 confirmed cases while KZN had 11 new cases. We are expecting quite an increase. We are still in the very early days,” Mkhize said.
The report indicated that there was an increase of 155 cases in a day, from 554 on Tuesday.
Mkhize said the 15 new cases in the Free State was concerning for him because they were all linked to a church in Mangaung.