COVID-19 Update 29 June 2020
29 June 2020
There have been three new cases of COVID-19 today. There have now been a total of 443 cases reported in SA.
A child under 10, a woman in her 30s, and a woman in her 40s have all tested positive after arriving on the repatriation flight from Mumbai.
There is no risk to the wider community as the three people have been in quarantine since arrival and will remain in isolation until they are cleared of the virus.
There are now three active cases in SA and 436 people have been cleared of COVID-19.
There have been four reported deaths in SA from COVID-19. There have been more than 149,000 tests undertaken in SA.
Everyone must continue to follow measures that will help stop the spread. Practice good hygiene, keep 1.5 metres distance from others and stay at home if you are unwell.
People experiencing any of the following should be tested for COVID-19:
- Fever or chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
- An acute respiratory infection e.g. symptoms of cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
- Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste
Step 3 of the SA roadmap for easing COVID-19 restrictions begins today. More information on the easing of restrictions is available at SA.GOV.AU.
For more information the general public should call SA COVID-19 Information Line on 1800 253 787 or go to www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019.
Keep up the good work SA and let’s not undo all the good.