Covid-19 third wave: The worst is over, experts and acting health minister say

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The third wave is slowing down and might reach its peak.
The third wave is slowing down and might reach its peak.
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The third wave of Covid-19 that has gripped the country for weeks is showing signs of receding.

The seven-day moving average has declined since 6 July, but the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) has warned that it might be too early to celebrate indications that the third wave has reached its peak.

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