Traffic Advisory: Blasting between Majola Tea turnoff and Tombo

APRIL 19, 2016

Blasting is scheduled to take place on the R61 Section 8, between the Majola Tea turn off and Tombo at 3pm on Wednesday 20 April 2016, Thursday 21 April 2016 and Friday 22 April 2016.

The South African National Roads Agency Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that the road will be closed approximately 49 km from Mthatha CBD or 35.5 km from Port St Johns, between 2:55pm to 3:45pm.

“Residents are requested to vacate all houses near the blast area up to a radius of 500m by 2:45pm.

Stop-and-go sections are planned for this section of the road and motorists are requested to plan their trips accordingly,” said Mbulelo Peterson, SANRAL Southern Region regional manager.

SANRAL apologises for any inconvenience.