Operation Vuthu Hawe yields positive results

CHRIS HANI - Operation Vuthu Hawe yielded positive results this weekend on clamping down illegal sale of liquor. Operation started on Friday, 02 April and will continue till Monday 05 April 2021

The multi face operation was aimed at monitoring compliance on Covid-19 adjusted level 1 regulation by liquor outlets and profiling of drugs through roadblocks and stop and search

Simultaneously Operation were conducted in Komani, Ntabethemba and Sterkstroom

Fifty six (56) suspects were arrested for various charges

Twenty two (22) were arrested for drunken driving.

Thirty three (33) were arrested for Contravention of Disaster Management Act

One (1) for selling liquor without license

Three (3) for possession of drugs

All arrested suspects will appear at their respective Magistrates Court on Tuesday 06 April 2021

District Commissioner, Major General Funeka Siganga commended all the foot soldiers for their dedication

Source: South African Police Service