Blasting on the R61 between Majola Tea Turnoff and Tombo

JUNE 7, 2016

Blasting is scheduled to take place on the R61 Section 8, between the Majola Tea Turnoff and Tombo, at 3pm tomorrow, 8 June.

The South African National Roads Agency Limited (SANRAL) would like to notify motorists that the road will be closed for approximately 60km from Mthatha CBD or 25.5km from Port St Johns from 2:55pm to 3:45pm.

“We request all residents to vacate all houses and schools near the blast area up to a radius of 500 by 2:45pm.

“We urge the motorists to obey the stop and go sections,” said Mbulelo Peterson, SANRAL Southern Region’s Regional Manager.

SANRAL apologises for any inconvenience caused.