Another Marikana police victim dies

2012-09-20 00:00

ANC Councillor Pauline Masutlhe who was shot by police during the Lonmin protests died in hospital yesterday, bringing the Marikana death toll to 46.

She died at Shimankane Tabane Hospital in Rustenburg where she underwent an operation to remove the rubber bullet in her leg.

Masutlhe was a proportional representation councillor in Madibeng Local Municipality and also served at Bonjanala District Municipality.

The Inter-Ministerial Committee on the Marikana tragedy led by Minister in The Presidency, Collins Chabane, said Masutlhe worked tirelessly together with the committee to resolve the matter.

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