Metrorail to resume services

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula says Prasa will resume the Metrorail commuter services on July 1. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula says Prasa will resume the Metrorail commuter services on 1 July.

Mbalula briefed the media on advanced level 3 COVID-19 lockdown regulations and directives related to transport.

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“Metrorail services are projected to resume on 1 July, subject to stringent safety measures being implemented.

"The COVID-19 pandemic has worsened Prasa’s financial position, resulting in further cash constraints on an already strained financial situation,” said Mbalula.

Long-distance rail services such as Shosholoza Meyl and Rovos Rail remains closed.

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