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COVID-19 | 449 new cases, 23 more deaths
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JOHANNESBURG – The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has reported 449 new COVID-19 cases.

They have also reported a further 23 COVID-19 related deaths.

KwaZulu-Natal reported the most infections with 88 new cases, followed closely by the Western Cape with 82 new cases.

#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 28,196 tests were conducted in the last 24hrs, with 449 new cases, which represents a 1.6% positivity rate. A further 23 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 88,914 to date. See more here: https://t.co/JPOtUI4RKw pic.twitter.com/zq8dvsCqKb

— NICD (@nicd_sa) October 23, 2021

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