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KZN, though, has the highest death toll, with 23 people having died from the virus in the province.
In the Western Cape, 17 people have died, while seven deaths have been recorded in Gauteng.
According to the department, 121 510 tests have been conducted to date, with the majority of those coming from the private sector (67%), while public sector testing continues to climb (33%).
The department also noted that the 4 747 new tests conducted in the public sector were mainly attributed to the mass community screening and testing taking place in provinces.
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