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Limpopo shuns Limpopians living in Gauteng as Thousands are trying to beat the midnight national lockdown countdown. This comes as Gauteng is currently the epicenter of COVID19 in the country with hundreds of confirmed cases in the province.
Many could not bear the thought of spending 21 days in isolation far away from their families back home in the rural areas.
Limpopo has recoreded thousands of vehicle count at Kranskop Tollgate Northbound to Limpopo on Wednesday 25th March 2020.
This despite government’s plea to everyone to remain where they are and avoid interprovincial migration to curb the spread of Coronavirus.
MEC of Health in Limpopo has made a heartfelt plea to Limpopians in Gauteng to not come back home until the end of the lockdown as this could be disastrous for the province.
The plea fell on deaf ears as people are continuing to race against time migrating to the villages in a bid to save themselves from contracting the virus in the country’s COVID19 epicenter.
Meanwhile, Limpopo Department of Transport says they are expecting the numbers of vehicle count to rise before midnight and they appeal to motorists to be patient.