As of Monday, 15 March 2021, the cumulative number of detected Covid-19 cases is 1,530,033 with 613 new cases identified, Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has confirmed.
95 more Covid-19 related deaths were reported, with 7 from Eastern Cape, 6 from Free State, 8 from Gauteng, 22 from KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), 1 from Limpopo, 4 from Mpumalanga, 32 from North West, 5 from Northern Cape and 10 from Western Cape.
This brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths to 51,421.
Recoveries now stand at 1,455,325 representing a recovery rate of 95%.
A total of 9,465,515 tests have been completed with 15,023 new tests conducted since the last report.
Meanwhile, the total number of vaccines that have been administered stands at 147,753.