Coronavirus cases increase to 116 in South Africa as local transmissions rise.
The new 31 cases are as follows:
There has been a further increase of 6 local transmission cases.
Health Minister Zwelini Mkhize says that as part of tracking and tracing, they have collated background information on how these patients were infected.
They will provide information to the public, so as to give a sense of how these local transmissions occur.
Mkhize says they will not disclose full details as this information is subject to patient confidentiality.
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