GARDEN ROUTE DISTRICT NEWS - The Garden Route recorded seven Covid-19-related deaths between Tuesday 22 September and today, Monday 28 September.
This brings the total number of deaths in the district to 357.
Oudtshoorn recorded three deaths, George one, Mossel Bay two and Hessequa one.
48 positive Covid-19 patients are currently being treated in hospitals in the Garden Route, of whom seven are in ICU.
According to Leensie Streicher, spokesperson for the Western Cape Health Department, as of 25 September, a total of 412 personnel members in the public and private sector in the district has tested positive for the coronavirus of whom six have died. There are currently 22 active cases among staff.
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