Blasting between Majola Tea turnoff and Tombo in the Eastern Cape

SANRAL would like to notify travellers that blasting is scheduled to take place at the Majola Tea turn off on the R61 Section 8, tomorrow, on Tuesday 1 December 2015 at 3pm.

The road will be closed approximately 49 km from Mthatha CBD or 35.5 km from Port St Johns, between 2:55 pm to 3:45 pm on Tuesday.

Residents are requested to vacate all houses near the blast area up to a radius of 400m by 2:45 pm.

Stop and Go sections are planned for the section of the road and motorists are requested to plan their trips accordingly.