Police on high alert in Eldorado Park

Police are on high alert in Eldorado Park where protestors are blockading roads.

Residents of Eldorado Park, Freedom Park and surrounding areas in the south of Johannesburg took to the streets this morning, blockading parts of the Golden Highway, N12 and N1 highways with rocks and burning tyres and debris. Disgruntled residents are demanding housing stands.

Cars are being diverted to alternative routes. The SAPS public order unit and the metro police have said they are monitoring protest action and have managed to clear Main and Golden Highway roads.

Source: South African Government News Agency

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