Covid: 17 new infections recorded

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Beds within the Infectious Disease Hospital at Liliendaal [File Photo]

Seventeen new cases of the novel coronavirus have been detected, taking the total positives recorded to date to 71,239.

There are eight patients in the hospitals, none of whom are in the ICU while 117 are isolating at home.

Three are in institutional quarantine, 69,834 have recovered, and 1,280 have died.