STATEMENT BY UGU DISTRICT MUNICIPALITY:
This (Monday) morning during route site inspections, Ugu technicians found electrical panels at KwaMadlala pump station burnt and vandalised.
As a result, water supply to KwaMadlala and surrounding areas will be affected. Ugu teams are working around the clock to conduct an assessment on the extent of the damage in order to procure necessary equipment and re-instate.
Ugu condemns these criminal acts as vandalism of water supply infrastructure perpetrated by criminal elements in our communities have dire consequences in the interruption of water supply.
Communities are urged to report such criminal acts.