Premiere Alan Winde confirmed on Sunday [April 19] that the number of confirmed coronavirus cases is 866 in the Western Cape. This is a jump of 54 over the last 24 hours. The total number of deaths in the province is 16.

South Africa experienced it’s biggest single-day jump in confirmed cases. An increase of 251 cases from 2783 to 3034 cases was recorded.

In the Western Cape, the total number of recoveries is 215. The number of currently infected patients is 635. The number of patients in hospital is 38, 12 of which are in ICU. The number of tests conducted in the Western Cape province is 16,499.

Image: Western Cape Government
Image: Western Cape Government
Image: Western Cape Government
Image: Western Cape Government

 

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Imogen Searra