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Possible outbreak of cholera in Hammanskraal

Jun 28, 2018
Possible outbreak of cholera in Hammanskraal

The City of Tshwane has informed its residents in the Greater Hammanskraal area of a suspicious cholera outbreak.

“Our laboratory section is currently busy on the ground conducting urgent tests to determine if indeed the water is contaminated with cholera,” the City said on Wednesday.

The City has dispatched roaming water tankers to ensure continuous supply of drinking water to the affected residents.

“We will inform residents on the outcome of the test results,” the City said.

The following areas are affected:

  • Dilopye
  • New Eersterust
  • Temba
  • Babelegi Industries
  • Marokolong
  • Ramotse
  • Majaneng
  • Mandela Village
  • Sekampaneng
  • Hammanskraal