Deputy Ministers Sibongiseni Dhlomo and David Mahlobo conduct site-visit to Hammaskraal following cholera outbreak, 22 May

The Deputy Minister of Health, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo and the Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation, David Mahlobo together with Gauteng MEC for Health and Wellness, Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko will this morning conduct a site-visit in Hammaskraal.

The purpose of the visit is to monitor the situation and undertake government`s interventions in response to cholera outbreak in the area.

The government leaders will use this opportunity to visit the patients and also interact with community stakeholders on the short-term methods to prevent further spread, whilst government is working on a long-lasting solution to address the supply and water quality crisis in Hammanskraal and neighbouring areas.

Source: Government of South Africa