The eThekwini Municipality has appealed to everybody to steer clear of seashores.
The Metropolis made this recognized after numerous folks illegally gathered on the seashore over the weekend.
Town’s regulation enforcement authorities needed to disperse them.
“Simply because we’re on Degree three doesn’t imply we should disregard the regulation.
“The seashores stay closed and the general public should be conscious of the truth that they must adjust to laws for his or her security and never for presidency,” eThekwini municipality spokesperson Msawakhe Masiyela mentioned on Monday.
He didn’t make it recognized if anybody was arrested.
A video of beachgoers on the upmarket Umdloti Seaside, north of Durban, went viral on social media on Monday, displaying folks fleeing from the Metropolis’s regulation enforcement officers.
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“It should not be perceived or seen by the general public that that is an try by authorities or the Metropolis to frustrate them. I believe everyone is totally conscious of the havoc of Covid-19,” Masiyela mentioned of the incident.
He urged the general public to proceed to abide by laws.
“Authorities is not going to win alone, nevertheless it requires that individuals themselves play a significant function in aiding authorities and the Metropolis in flattening the curve of the unfold.
“We should even be conscious of the truth that eThekwini is a hotspot in KZN and we should not take that without any consideration.”
Masiyela added: “We’re simply interesting to the general public to be accountable.
“If we proceed with this behaviour, we’re not going to show the tide of the coronavirus.