Case Data

Province

Total cases for 21 May 2020

Percentage total

Eastern Cape

2324

12,1

Free State

184

1,0

Gauteng

2453

12,8

KwaZulu-Natal

1693

8,8

Limpopo

121

0,6

Mpumalanga

95

0,5

North West

77

0,4

Northern Cape

37

0,2

Western Cape

12153

63,5

Unknown

0

0,0

Total

19137

100,0

 

Testing Data

A total of 525 433 tests have been conducted to date with 18 572 tests done in the past 24 hours

Sector

Total tested

 

New tested

 

Private

257 003

49%

11 371

61%

Public

268 430

51%

7 201

39%

Grand Total

525 433

 

18 572

 

 

Reported COVID-19 Deaths:

Regrettably, we report 30 more COVID-19 related deaths- this brings the total national deaths to 369

We wish to express our condolences to the loved ones of the deceased and thank the health care workers who treated these patients.

 

The provincial breakdown is as follows: 

Province

Deaths

Eastern Cape

50

Free State

6

Gauteng

27

KwaZulu Natal

46

Limpopo

3

Mpumalanga

0

North West

1

Northern Cape

1

Western Cape

235

Total

369


 

Social Relief of Distress Grant (How To Apply)

Prospective Applicants will need to provide the following compulsory information for processing of their applications:

  • Identity Number/Department of Home permit;
  • Name and Surname as captured in the ID (and initials);
  • Gender and Disability;
  • Banking details - Bank Name and Account Number;
  • Contact details - Cell phone number;
  • Proof of Residential Address;

 

The manner in which qualifying citizens can apply for this grant will be as follows:

  • The new WHATSAPP line will be     082 0468 553
  • The USSD or SMS Line will be         *134*7737#
  • The email address will be                srd@sassa.gov.za
  • Call centre IVR:                                0800 60 10 11
  • Website:                                            https://srd.sassa.gov.za