Limpopo cops destroy illegal fireworks

2011-12-27 22:11

Johannesburg - Limpopo police have destroyed 54 084 items of illegal fireworks seized over the Christmas period, Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi said on Tuesday.

"In preparation for the New Year festivities, we are concentrating on the illegal selling of fireworks," he said.

"So far 54 082 different kinds of fireworks have been destroyed."

Mulaudzi said the fireworks with an estimated street value of R100 000 were confiscated last week from businesses in Polokwane, Musina, Tzaneen, Makhado, Mokopane and Mahwelereng.

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