This is an increase of around 165 cases in one day.
The number of deaths still remains at 58.
The total number of tests conducted to date is 126 937 of which 5427 were done in the last 24 hours.
Gauteng, which is the epicentre of the outbreak in the country, now has 1199 confirmed cases, followed by Western Cape 1010 and KwaZulu-Natal 671.
The provincial breakdown is as follows:
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