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Water supply disruption to Mthatha due to pipe burst

May 5, 2020
Water supply disruption to Mthatha due to pipe burst

Mthatha - The OR Tambo District Municipality on Tuesday advised residents of Mthatha of water supply disruptions due to a reservoir pipe burst.

"We would like to notify Mthatha residents of water outage due to a pipe burst at Signal Hill reservoir," the municipality said.

According to the municipality, the following areas have been affected:

  • Southridge,
  • Southernwood,
  • Mbhuqe,
  • Khwezi,
  • Bhongweni,
  • Mthatha West and PERI-URBAN areas.

"Signal hill reservoir is one of our command reservoirs as a result O. R. Tambo Technical teams are working around the clock to fix the burst pipe," it added.

"We apologise for the inconvenience during this time of Covid-19 where residents are expected to wash their hands regularly.

"We will keep you updated on progress until we restore full water supply."

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