Power cuts cause water shortages

2014-12-09 14:20
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Johannesburg - The Polokwane municipality in Limpopo has appealed to residents to use water sparingly as Eskom's power cuts caused water shortages in some areas, a spokesperson said on Tuesday.

"Already some residential areas within the city and other areas are affected by water shortage," Tidimalo Chuene said in a statement.

Reservoir levels were very low and high-lying areas were most affected.

"The municipality is working on sourcing more water tankers to provide temporary aid to affected areas. A water tanker will be moving between the affected areas," she said.

 

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