Traffic advisory: Controlled blasting along the R61 towards Mthatha

MARCH 24, 2017
Traffic advisory: Controlled blasting along the R61 towards Mthatha

The South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that controlled blasting is scheduled to take place along the R61 National Route in the Eastern Cape on, Tuesday, 28 March at 3pm.

The controlled blasting operation is scheduled to take place 26Km from Ngcobo towards Mthatha, 54Km before Mthatha along R61 (Empindweni).

The R61 will be closed from 2:45pm to 3:15pm

“We kindly request that all people living within a 600m radius of the blast location gather at specific points for evacuation by Aveng Grinaker – LTA busses. The gathering points shall be communicated by the Community Liaison Officer and Ward Councillor,” said Mbulelo Peterson, SANRAL Southern Region’s Manager.

SANRAL apologises for any inconvenience caused.