SAFM 7PM NEWS BULLETIN

Sixty-six people have tested positive for coronavirus at St Augustine Hospital in Durban. According to a twitter post by Health Minister Zweli Mkhize, 48 of them are staff. South Africa has now recorded 13 coronavirus deaths - eight of which occured in Kwazulu Natal. The number of infections nationwide has increased by four percent to one thousand 749. The Netcare hospital, situated in Berea in Durban, has been identified as a hotspot for coronavirus infections in KwaZulu-Natal. On Saturday Mkhize urged all patients who had been at the hospital from the first of March 2020, to contact the provincial Department of Health.