Health minister Zweli Mkhize has confirmed that there are two people who died of coronavirus in Western Cape. There are already over 1000 cases that were reported in South Africa of coronavirus. These two deaths occurred in Western Cape, one at a private hospital and one at a public hospital.
President Cyril Ramaphosa said there could be more than 1500 cases in the next few days. The reason of lockdown is to make sure that the spread of coronavirus decrease.
It is so sad that there are people who have already lost their lives due to this virus.
“More information will follow later today as they will also announce the confirmed cases of coronavirus”
Condolences to the families who lost their loved ones due to this horrific virus.