K53 manual revamp: 'It's long overdue'

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<B>TIME FOR A REVAMP:</B> The K53 will be revised for future learner drivers passing out. <I>Image: iStock</I>
<B>TIME FOR A REVAMP:</B> The K53 will be revised for future learner drivers passing out. <I>Image: iStock</I>

Cape Town – The K53 manual for driver’s and learner’s licence tests is getting an overhaul, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has said.

The review would include updates and improvements suggested by examiners, the driving school industry, and the general public, she said in reply to a parliamentary question from DA MP Manny de Freitas, and which was published on Monday (November 21).

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