The Government of South Africa has recorded its highest number of Covid-19 deaths in a day.The Health department of South Africa says atleast 806 people have succumbed to Covid-19 complications in the past 24 hours.

The National death toll now stands at 35 140 whereas there are over 1 million confirmed cases and 212 233 active cases.

The health department of South Africa announced that the country was fighting against the second wave of Covid-19 which is believed to be more contagious and deadly compared to the first wave.