Official records of Covid 19 deaths show that Sedibeng is the only district in Gauteng without any death associated with coronavirus. This however doesn’t mean that Vaal Triangle is immune to the pandemic. There are 135 confirmed cases in the Sedibeng region but recorded 37 recoveries. Emfuleni is leading in terms of Covid 19 infections in Vaal Triangle with 90 infections, 28 recoveries and 62 people are still on medication. Midvaal is on the second in terms of infection level in Sedibeng Region with 18 infections and four recoveries whilst 14 are still in quarantine. Lesedi/Heidelberg Region has 15 infections, five recoveries and nine active cases.
Sedibeng Region is a tourist attraction district that hosts the scenic Vaal River and is 65 kilometres South of Johannesburg. It lies of the border of Gauteng and Free State.