In 2020 South Africa had their first covid-19 case from a man in KwaZulu-Natal. The man had traveled with other friends outside the country.
The Indian country has been reporting more than 360 000 of new cases and more than 3000 deaths per day.
One person who traveled from India to South Africa has tested positive and has been hospitalized. The patient was treated at Kingsway hospital in Durban and has now being transferred to Inkosi Albert Lithuli hospital.
The Department of health contact tracing team are tracing all his contact.