VAAL TRIANGLE - The Department of Health in the Free State in a statement clarified the 24 new cases of COVID-19 in the Fezile Dabi district. According to the statement, they spent a considerable time verifying the recent 24 cases that tested positive for the virus. There are now three confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Sasolburg, three in Parys, one in Deneysville, four cases in Koppies, two in Frankfort, one in both Vredefort and Kroonstad and nine cases in Heilbron. The Department says they are doing their best to trace all the contacts of the people that tested positive. They appeal for calm amongst the people of these affected communities and urge them to take care of themselves by practicing the basic principles of hygiene and social distancing.